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Pride International, Inc.
Pride International, Inc. to Present at Pareto Securities' 14th Annual Oil & Offshore Conference
HOUSTON, Aug. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) today announced that Brian C. Voegele, senior vice president and chief financial officer of the company, will address attendees at Pareto Securities' 14th Annual Oil & Offshore Conference in Oslo, Norway. Mr. Voegele is scheduled to present on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007 at 3:20 p.m. CEST, or 9:20 a.m. ET.
Superconductor Technologies Inc.
Superconductor Technologies in Negotiation to Enter Joint Venture With Hunchun BaoLi Communications
SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Superconductor Technologies Inc. (STI) (Nasdaq:SCON), a leading provider of high performance infrastructure products for wireless voice and data applications, announced it is in negotiation to form a joint venture with Hunchun BaoLi Communication Co. Ltd. (BAOLI), which manufactures push-to-talk (PTT) handsets and the associated battery technology for the China market. The proposed joint venture would focus primarily on the manufacturing and marketing of STI's SuperLink interference elimination solution for the Chinese market.
The Topps Co. Inc.
Topps Reschedules Special Meeting of Stockholders to Vote on Proposed Merger for September 19, 2007
NEW YORK, Aug 27, 2007 -- The Topps Company, Inc. (Nasdaq:TOPP) announced today that the special meeting of Topps' stockholders to consider and vote on the proposed merger agreement with affiliates of The Tornante Company LLC and Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC has been rescheduled for Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 11:00 a.m., local time, at Topps' executive offices located at One Whitehall Street, New York, NY 10004. The August 10, 2007 record date for stockholders entitled to vote at the special meeting has not been changed.