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Parthusceva Launches XpertTeak Based Digital Audio Extensions and Development Environment for Consumer Applications
SAN JOSE, CALIF, Calif., April 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ParthusCeva, Inc., (Nasdaq:PCVA) (LSE:PCV), the industry's leading provider of licensable Digital Signal Processor (DSP) cores and platform-level IP to the semiconductor industry, today unveiled XpertTeak based digital audio extensions and development environment targeting audio processing for portable and mobile devices. The solution, based on ParthusCeva's XpertTeak programmable DSP system-on-chip (SoC) platform, delivers a comprehensive suite of audio applications, middleware software such as audio codecs and voice codecs, middleware software framework and various applications including ringtone synthesizers, 3D audio effects and quality enhancement.
CORRECTION -- Ahold to Divest its Indonesian Operation to Hero
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, April 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold (NYSE:AHO) today announced it has reached agreement for the sale of its Indonesian operation to PT Hero Supermarket Tbk for approximately Euro 12 million, excluding proceeds from the sale of store inventory. This asset purchase agreement is subject to the approval of Hero's shareholders and is expected to be finalized in the third quarter of 2003. Hero is a prominent food retail group listed on the Jakarta stock exchange with 200 outlets throughout Indonesia.
Dr. C.E. Wilhelmsson and Mr. S. Lance Nominated to Crucell's Supervisory Board
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, April 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch vaccine and antibody company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today the nomination of Dr. C.E. Wilhelmsson and Mr. S. Lance to its Supervisory Board. The nominations will be presented at the Annual General Shareholders Meeting on May 22, 2003. Upon acceptance of the nominations, Dr. Wilhelmsson's appointment would take place immediately, while Mr. Lance's appointment would be effective January 1, 2004.