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Viastar Holdings, Inc. Announces New Leadership Team
PHOENIX, Aug. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viastar Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:VISH) announces its management team following the recent merger of Level X Media Corporation in late July. Moving on their commitment to build a media powerhouse in film, music and publishing, the Arizona-based company has named the following:
Autoliv Raises Dividend Again
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- After having inceased its dividend by 18% for the first quarter, Autoliv Inc. (NYSE:ALV) (SSE:ALIV) -- the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems -- has decided to increase its quarterly dividend to shareholders by another 15% to US $.15 per share for the fourth quarter of 2003.
Romacorp Advances Its Financial Restructuring Program
DALLAS, Aug. 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Romacorp, Inc., operator and franchisor of Tony Roma's restaurants, today announced that it continues to make progress in its program to strengthen its financial position and has reached agreement with the holders of more than 80% of its outstanding 12% Senior Notes due July 1, 2006 with respect to a plan to restructure the outstanding Senior Notes.
`Bird Up' Project Pays Tribute to Charlie Parker; Classic Bird Tracks are Reborn as Artists Deconstruct, Rework and Remix
SANTA MONICA, Calif, August 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Legendary label Savoy Jazz, home to many of the greatest jazz/bebop recordings ever made, is readying the release of "Bird Up: The Charlie Parker Remix Project," an astounding tribute to the genius of Charlie "Yardbird" Parker. Much more than a conventional remix project, modern day musical iconoclasts from every genre have assembled to lay down their highly original interpretations of Parker's classic Savoy repertoire--circa 1944-1948. Traditionalists may say what they will, but those who understand the spirit in which these pieces were born know that the composer would have applauded a new generation of mavericks creating a fresh new chapter for the legacy.