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Nord Resources Corporation
Nord Resources Appoints New Management and Directors
DRAGOON, Ariz., Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nord Resources Corporation (Pink Sheets:NRDS) is pleased to announce that Ronald A. Hirsch has assumed the duties of Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Erland A. Anderson was appointed President & Chief Operating Officer and Stephen D. Seymour and Mr. Anderson have joined the Board of Directors. In addition, Mr. Michael Attaway, P.E., was appointed Vice President and General Manager -- Johnson Camp Mine and Mr. Clive R.G. Bailey, C.P.G., was appointed Manager of Exploration for the Corporation.
Volvo Truck deliveries -- November 2003
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Deliveries of trucks from the Volvo Group to date this year declined 3%, compared with the year-earlier period. Mack Trucks was down 23% and Renault Trucks declined by 7%. However, Volvo Trucks posted an increase of 8%.
OMHEX and syndicate of banks led by SEB sign multi-currency revolving credit facility
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- OMHEX AB (publ) has signed today a SEK 2,100 million multi-currency revolving credit facility with a syndicate of banks led by SEB Merchant Banking as Mandated Lead Arranger. OMHEX owns and operates the largest securities market in Northern Europe and is a leading provider of marketplace services and solutions for the financial and energy markets. OMHEX was recently assigned an A+ long-term rating by Standard & Poor's. The credit facility consists of a SEK 600 million 5-year revolving credit facility and a SEK 1,500 million 364-day extendable multi- currency revolving credit facility with a Swedish krona swing-line option.