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Carmina Technologies Inc.
Carmina's Annual Report on Form 10-KSB expected by the end of April 2003
CALGARY, April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Glen R. Alston, CFO of Carmina Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:CARL) ("Carmina"), reports that the Company has been informed by its auditors, BDO Dunwoody LLP ("BDO"), that they expect to be in a position to provide their opinion on the Company's December 31, 2002 Annual Report on Form 10-KSB by the end of April 2003. The delay results from the necessity of providing audited financial statements in accordance with US GAAP for the Year 2001 and the nine months ended September 30, 2002 for WorldWide Online Corporation ("WorldWide"), a Canadian corporation which the Company acquired effective October 1, 2002, and which for accounting purposes is considered the predecessor company to Carmina.
Viscount Systems Inc.
Viscount Announces Acquisition
BURNABY, B.C., April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viscount Systems Inc. (OTCBB:VSYS) announced today that The Company has signed a conditional purchase agreement to acquire the assets of the Enterphone product line of TELUS Corporation. Enterphone systems provide electronic access to office buildings and apartment blocks. The agreement is scheduled to close April 30, 2003 subject to certain conditions precedent. The assets include monthly service contracts and inventory. The final purchase price is contingent on the total number of assigned contracts, but will not exceed $450,000.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Offshore Announces Revised Newbuild Delivery Schedule
HOUSTON, April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) today announced it has agreed to changes in its new vessel delivery schedule. The accelerated schedule will move forward the next UT 722L design anchor handler, Highland Valor, to the beginning of July and will also close the delivery of the UT 755 Highland Monarch on the same day. The early July deliveries will increase vessel days in what is anticipated to be a strong summer season. The adjusted delivery schedule is consistent with decisions to capitalize on the expected improving market, despite the recent difficult market conditions.
Nord Resources Corporation
2003 Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Nord Pacific Limited Adjourned to Saturday, June 7, 2003, at 1:00 p.m.
DRAGOON, Ariz., April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nord Resources Corporation (Pink Sheets:NRDS) announced today that the 2003 Annual Meeting of the shareholders of Nord Pacific Limited has been adjourned to Saturday, June 7, 2003, at 1:00 PM, at the Sheraton Old Town Inn, 800 Rio Grande Boulevard, NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104.
Cybersurf Introduces Dial-up Service that's up to Five Times Faster
CALGARY, Alberta, April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cybersurf Corp. (Other OTC:CYBUF) (TSX Venture Exchange:CY), one of Canada's leading Internet services and technology companies, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Propel Software Corporation of San Jose California (www.proprel.com) to enhance the speed and performance of the company's 3webXS dial-up Internet service. Under the terms of this agreement, Propel Accelerator, a proprietary technology that significantly increases dial-up Internet speed, will be offered to Cybersurf's 3webXS subscribers as value-added Internet services.