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Powerwave Announces Strategic Global Infrastructure Supplier Agreement with Vodafone
SANTA ANA, Calif., Nov. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:PWAV) today announced that it has completed a global supplier agreement for UMTS infrastructure equipment available to all Vodafone subsidiaries worldwide. This agreement, with the world's largest mobile telecommunications operator enables local Vodafone companies around the world to benefit from improved products and services negotiated at a global level.
Fortis Announces the Creation of a Single European Leasing Company
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Nov. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In keeping with its strategy of growing into a leading player in the European leasing market, Fortis today announced its decision to re-group its leasing activities into a single new company, Fortis Lease Group. Based in Luxembourg, Fortis Lease Group will be responsible for the strategy, co-ordination and follow-up of all of Fortis's leasing activities.By increasing the visibility and cohesion of Fortis's leasing businesses, the creation of Fortis Lease Group should speed up development into a leading European leasing operator.
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$1,000,000 Giveaway Is Back In Seattle Again Announced The Berman Investment Group
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Nov. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Publisher Berman Investment Group announced today that their recent Free Book and CD offer which has been made on radio, television and the internet is being aired again next week in Seattle on FM station KQBZ . The offer includes Bruce A. Berman's breakthrough book "I GOT HERE. YOU CAN TOO!" and his "Making Money" CD, which together are a $100 value, for free. For more information or for your free copy, the company distributes their free book and CD offer at www.BruceBerman.net.
Nomination Procedure for Ainax AB (publ) Ahead of the 2005 Annual General Meeting
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahead of the 2005 Annual General Meeting, Ainax has formed a nomination committee represented by some of the larger shareholders. They will prepare and present proposals for election of board members and remuneration to the board of directors prior to the annual general meeting 2005. At present time the board member, Lars Otterbeck is the convenor of the committee. The other members of the committee are Thierry Moulonguet from Renault, Adine Grate Axen from Investor, Ulla Litzen from Knut and Alice Wallenbergs foundation and Bjorn Franzon from Fjarde AP-Fonden. According to the shareholders' register as at October 29, 2004, these members represent approximately 57 percent of the shares and votes in Ainax.