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Akiva Releases ChatSpace Basic; Leading Chat Tool on the Market Now at Lowest Price
CARLSBAD, Calif., August 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today Akiva(tm) released ChatSpace(r) Basic -- a new version of its market leading online community building tool. ChatSpace Basic provides companies and individuals with ChatSpace's world-class chat room technology at a much lower price than ever before by limiting the functionality to chat room technology only.
NetSol Technologies Inc.
NetSol Technologies to Present at The Wall Street Analyst Forum Conference in New York
CALABASAS, Calif., Aug. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NetSol Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:NTWCD), a developer of proprietary software applications announced that the President of NetSol USA, Inc., Mark Caton, will be presenting to members of the financial community at The Wall Street Analyst Forum's Computer Software and Services conference in New York on September 16, 2003. NetSol Technologies Chairman, Najeeb Ghauri will also be in attendance.
Peab Expands in Finland
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, August 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab has acquired 86 per cent of the shares of Seicon, the privately-owned, Finnish construction company. In 2002, the company reported turnover of Euro 110 million, it has approximately 300 employees and an order backlog exceeding Euro 60 million.
Volvo: Truck Deliveries -- July 2003
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Aug. 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Deliveries from Volvo's (Nasdaq:VOLVY) (Other OTC:VOLVF) (Other OTC:VOLAFK) truck operations, which include Volvo Trucks, Mack and Renault Trucks, declined 18% in July, compared with the corresponding month in the preceding year. On a year-to-date basis, deliveries amounted to 86,090 trucks, which is 4% below the year-earlier period. In Europe, deliveries declined by 3%, while North America posted a 14% decline compared with the first seven months in 2002.