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Providential Holdings, Inc.
Providential Acquiree Nettel Global Communication Receives Purchase Orders for $66.4 Million from Direct Communications, Inc.
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Providential Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:PRVH) (Berlin Stock Exchange:PR7, WKN 935160) (www.phiglobal.com) today announced that Nettel Telecom International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Providential Holdings, Inc.'s acquiree Nettel Global Communication, have received purchase orders for $5.53 million per month in prepaid calling cards and PIN's from Direct Communications, Inc.
Annual General Meeting of Intrum Justitia AB (publ)
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Shareholders of Intrum Justitia AB (publ.) (Other OTC:INJJF), company number 556607- 7581, are hereby given notice to attend the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, May 13, 2003, at 4 p.m. (CET) at the World Trade Center, the New York room, Klarabergsviadukten 70, Section D, Stockholm, Sweden. Coffee is served at 3 p.m.
ParthusCeva Named As Member Of IBM Blue Logic IP Collaboration Program
SAN JOSE, Calif., April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ParthusCeva, Inc. (Nasdaq:PCVA) (LSE:PCV), the leading licensor of digital signal processors (DSP) and application-specific platform Intellectual Property (IP) to the semiconductor industry, today announced that it has become a member of IBM's Blue Logic IP Collaboration Program. IBM's program promotes close working relationships with leading third-party Intellectual Property (IP) vendors and their ASIC customers. ParthusCeva offers its widely adopted DSP SmartCores(TM) and XpertTeak(TM) DSP sub-system for current and next-generation communication equipment and consumer products, to companies designing ASICs manufactured by IBM. Through the IP Collaboration program, IBM is working with suppliers of leading processor cores and application IP to integrate their solutions within IBM's Blue Logic design methodology and processes. This is intended to enable IBM's ASIC customers to more rapidly and reliably bring new products to market. IBM has for several years achieved the ranking of No. 1 worldwide ASIC supplier, according to the consulting firm Gartner Dataquest.
SAS Group: New Restructuring Measures for Increased Competitiveness
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of the SAS Group ( Other OTC:SASDF) has today provided the SAS Group management team a mandate to implement comprehensive restructuring measures to ensure the Group's profitability, long-term competitiveness and efficient flight operations for the Group's airlines.
Nocom Strengthens Product Portfolio for Security Solutions
UPPSALA, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nocom AB (Other OTC:NOMAF) has signed a resale agreement with Symantec entailing that Nocom has become the value-added distributor (VAD) for Symantec in the Swedish and Finnish markets. Nocom can thus provide security solutions and services, such as technical support and training, both to its own distributor network and to Symantec's certified partners and distributors.
Annual General Meeting of IBS AB (publ)
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Shareholders of IBS AB (publ) are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held on May 12, 2003, at 6 p.m. (local time) at Sheraton Stockholm Hotel, Tegelbacken 6, Stocholm. The proceedings will be conducted in the Swedish language. Prior to the meeting, a light meal will be served, starting at 5:15 p.m.