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Harsco Corporation to Webcast December 8th Meeting With Analysts
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) invites Harsco stockholders and the public to access a live Webcast of its presentations to investment analysts on Monday, December 8, 2003 beginning at approximately 8:30 am ET. Harsco senior executives, led by Chairman, President and CEO Derek C. Hathaway, will provide an update on Harsco's global businesses and markets. The meeting is expected to conclude at approximately 12:30 pm ET.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Friedman's Inc. -- FRM
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Nov. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of Friedman's, Inc. ("Friedman's" or the "Company") (NYSE:FRM), between January 26, 2000 and November 11, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Development Corporation: First Batch of High-Grade Ore to be Shipped from Nalunaq Gold Mine
LONDON, Nov. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crew Development Corporation ("Crew") (TSE:CRU) (OSE:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) (Other OTC:CRWVF): Crew Development Corporation (Crew, "the Company") is pleased to announce that it has given notice to shipping company Fednav International Ltd. that the ore stockpile is ready to be shipped by mid-December. In the absence of severe adverse weather conditions, the stockpile will be shipped from Greenland in the latter half of December.
International Broadcasting Corporation
IBC Radio Network Announces New Sponsor for`Stock Talk LIVE' Radio Show: Viper Networks, Inc.
SANTA MARIA, Calif., Nov. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- IBC Radio Network, a division of International Broadcasting Corporation (OTCBB:IBCS), announced today that it has signed on a new sponsor for its radio talk show "Stock Talk LIVE." Viper Networks, Inc. (Pink Sheets:VPER) is the latest sponsor for the show. "Stock Talk LIVE" (http://www.IBCradio.com) is a fully interactive business radio talk show focused exclusively on micro-cap stocks. The show is "on the air" each and every stock market day from 9 AM to 4 PM EST. Interactivity, interesting guests, and significant short-term trading opportunities are featured in each and every edition of "Stock Talk LIVE." Interviews, commercials, and news updates about Viper Networks, Inc. will air on "Stock Talk LIVE." Viper Networks will also get additional exposure on other programs that air on IBC Radio Network. News releases from VPER will also appear at the IBC News Network website (http://www.IBCNN.com).
Sky Capital Holdings Ltd.
Expansion of US Operations
NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sky Capital LLC, the US broker/dealer subsidiary of Sky Capital Holdings, Ltd., had applied to the NASD to increase the number of securities in which the firm makes a market, to open a branch office in New Jersey, and to increase the number of registered persons employed. These applications were initially denied by the NASD's Department of Member Regulation (the "Department"). Sky Capital LLC appealed the decision to the NASD's National Adjudicatory Counsel (NAC). Following a hearing during which testimony was taken and evidence introduced, the NAC rendered a decision on November 18, 2003 that declined to sustain the Department's denials and pointedlyremanded the matter for reconsideration of the application in light of its findings, with "specific instructions to negotiate with Sky Capital an orderly expansion of the Firm's business".