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Go-Today.Com Introduces Phuket From $749!
BOTHELL, Wash., July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Phuket is one of the most famous island resorts in the world, and remains Thailand's finest holiday destination. This island in the Andaman Sea is almost idyllic. It has long, sandy beaches, warm water, and excellent snorkeling, scuba diving & windsurfing conditions. As a special promotion, we are offering extra nights for as little as $11pp at the Phuket Arcadia Hotel & Resort. This special promotion is only valid for up to 5 additional nights and for travel 7/1 - 8/31. These 5-night packages are the perfect base for exploring this island paradise, or extending your stay to explore more of Thailand and beyond.
Neoware Acquires Pericom Host Access Software Business
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. and MILTON KEYNES, UK, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems (Nasdaq:NWRE) and privately-held Pericom Holdings PLC today announced that Neoware has acquired the host access software product line and the business currently operated under the name Pericom Software for approximately $9.8 million in cash. Under the terms of the acquisition, Neoware has acquired all assets of the software business, including intellectual property and technology, customer lists, customer contracts and distribution channels and a non-competition agreement. Neoware expects to retain the employees involved in the software business, which will be operated as Neoware's Host Access business unit through a wholly-owned subsidiary of Neoware Systems, Inc. The new operation is expected to be profitable immediately following the transaction.
Georgia Power Names Pete Ivey to Lead Administrative Services Organization
ATLANTA, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Georgia Power (OTCBB:GPWEP) (NYSE:GPF) (NYSE:GPB) has announced the promotion of B.L. "Pete" Ivey to vice president of Administrative Services. In his new role he will be charged with leading the organization that includes Corporate Security, Risk Management, Workplace Ethics, Labor Relations and Corporate Facilities.
Penn's Landing Corporation
Naval Special Warfare Units to Conduct Demonstration at Penn's Landing
PHILADELPHIA, July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Media are invited to cover the Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crewmen (SWCCs - pronounced "swick") and boats of Special Boat Team 20 (SBT 20) as they perform rehearsals July 4, 2003 for the special operations military demonstration scheduled for the evening of July 5, 2003 as part of the Sunoco Welcome America! Festival in Philadelphia. Demonstrations will take place in the Delaware River, in front of the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing. The Great Plaza at Penn's Landing is located at Columbus Boulevard and Chestnut Street.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers Increases Bank Credit Facilities
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., July 1, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced that The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (RBS) has joined its revolving and term loan credit facilities. With RBS' $50 million commitment, $35 million of which is to the revolver and $15 million of which is to the term loan, these facilities now total $575 million and $222.5 million respectively.