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Macronix Selects ParthusCeva's Bluetooth Platform to Power Bluetooth Connected Portables
SAN JOSE, Calif., HSIN-CHU, Taiwan, Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ParthusCeva, Inc. (Nasdaq:PCVA) (LSE:PCV), the leading licensor of digital signal processors (DSP) and application-specific platform Intellectual Property (IP) to the semiconductor industry, and Macronix (Nasdaq:MXICY) announced today that Macronix have completed a licensing agreement to deploy ParthusCeva's BlueStream platform to enable Bluetooth connected portable devices.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Shareholder Withdraws Climate Change Proposal
LOS ANGELES, Feb 25, 2003, (PRIMEZONE) -- Following meetings with Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) management, Walden Asset Management on behalf of its clients, including the Needmor Fund, Boston Common Asset Management, LLC on behalf its client, Brethren Benefit Trust, Inc., and the Sinsinawa Dominicans agreed to withdraw a climate change proposal submitted for consideration at Occidental Petroleum's 2003 annual meeting. The proposal requested that Occidental Petroleum prepare a report describing the operating, financial and reputation risks to the company associated with past, present and future greenhouse gas emissions related to its operations and products.
AdZone Research, Inc.
AdZone Research Data Indicates Continuing Recovery in Online Ad Spending Market
NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global research firm AdZone Research, Inc. (OTCBB:ADZR) today released data showing continued growth in online ad spending. The company said that after declining steadily since January 2001, it appears that the online adverting market is staging a slow but steady recovery. AdZone's estimates show that from April through December 2002 online advertising spending grew by roughly 15%.
Sign On's New Share Issue is Fully Subscribed
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- A new share issue has taken place in Sign On (Other OTC:SGONF) (Stockholm:SION). The issue of new shares has been fully subscribed with preferential rights of the existing shareholders together with a guarantee consortium.
Proposal for Reelection of Trelleborg's Present Board of Directors and Unchanged Fees
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- A Nominating group consisting of the Chairman of the Board and representatives of major shareholders, representing about 65 percent of the voting rights in Trelleborg (Other OTC:TBABF) (Stockholm:TRELb), has decided to propose that the 2003 Trelleborg Annual General Meeting reelect the present Board Members, with unchanged fees for the Board Members.
Neoware Chairman and CEO Files Form 4 and Form 144 with SEC
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of software, services and solutions for the Appliance Computing market, announced today that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Kantrowitz, has filed Forms 4 and 144 with the SEC to cover the exercise of options and the sale of stock.