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Metro Launches Fifth Edition in France
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, Feb. 2, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro"), the international newspaper group, today announced the launch of its fifth edition in France. Metro was distributed for the first time this morning in the city of Lille, which is France's fourth largest city.
Oneida LTD. Obtains Additional Waivers and Extensions from Lenders
ONEIDA, N.Y., Jan. 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oneida Ltd. (NYSE:OCQ) today announced that it has obtained further waiver extensions as well as additional waivers through March 1, 2004 from its lenders in regard to the company's financial covenants and in respect to certain payments that are due. Previously announced waivers were effective through January 30, 2004.
Pomerantz Firm Announces Suit on Behalf of Former Debentureholders of Genesis Health Ventures Inc.
NEW YORK, Jan. 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) announces that it has commenced an action on behalf of 275 former holders of over $200 million worth of debentures issued by Genesis Health Ventures Inc. The suit was filed in New York state court in Manhattan. Defendants include Genesis, Goldman Sachs & Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., (NYSE:GS), Mellon Bank, N.A., Highland Capital Management, L.P. and George V. Hager, Genesis' chief financial officer.
QLogic Executive to Present at Thomas Weisel Partners Tech 2004 Conference
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), the company that powers storage area networks (SANs), today announced that Frank Calderoni, senior vice president and CFO, will be presenting at the Thomas Weisel Partners Tech Conference held at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco on Tuesday, February 3, 2004. The presentation, expected to begin at 8 a.m. Pacific Time, will also be available through live and archived webcast via the QLogic website at http://www.qlogic.com/company/investor_relations.asp.