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Durban Roodepoort Deep
DRD Joins Prestigious Philadephia Gold Index
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Aug. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- With effect from today, the shares of South African gold producer, Durban Roodepoort Deep, Ltd. "DRD" (JSE:DUR) (Nasdaq:DROOY) (LSE:DURJq) have been included as a constituent of the benchmark Philadelphia Gold and Silver Index (the XAU).
Durban Roodepoort Deep
DRD and NUM Reach 24-Month Wage Settlement
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Aug. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gold miner Durban Roodepoort Deep, Limited (DRD) (Nasdaq:DROOY) (LSE:DURJq) today (August 18, 2003) reached agreement on a 24-month wage deal with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and flagged its intention to introduce an employee equity participation scheme.
LifePoint, Inc. Invites You to Join its First Quarter Fiscal 2004 Conference Call
ONTARIO, Calif., August 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- LifePoint, Inc. (AMEX: LFP), announced that in conjunction with the Company's fiscal 2004 first quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen to its conference call on Wednesday, August 20, 2003 at 4:30 p.m., EST (1:30 p.m. PST), with Linda H. Masterson, President and CEO and Don Rutherford, Vice President and CFO. The financial results for the first quarter FY 2004 ended June 30, 2003 will be reported on August 19, 2003.
Huddle House Inc.
Photo Release -- Huddle House Celebrates First Opening in West Virginia
DECATUR, Ga., Aug. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Huddle House Inc., a 24-hour, full-service family dining restaurant chain, today announced the opening of its first restaurant in West Virginia in the town of Chapmanville. The new restaurant, the fifth of 32 Huddle House restaurants to be built nationwide this year, opened for business on Aug. 11, 2003 and is located at One Central Avenue at the intersection of Highway 119, adjacent to the Best Western hotel.
Global ePoint, Inc.
Global ePoint Announces Signing of New Corporate Customers; Receives Initial Orders to be Delivered in the 2003 Third Quarter Totaling Approximately $500,000 in Additional Revenue
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., Aug. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global ePoint, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:GEPT) today announced that its recently acquired McDigit division ("McDigit"), which manufactures customized computers and provides comprehensive solutions for industrial personal computer, commercial personal computer and contract manufacturing markets, has signed two new corporate customers. Under the arrangements with the new customers, McDigit will be providing industrial personal computers to the customers for use with the customers' advanced security technology. The relationships are expected to be ongoing, and the customers have initially ordered approximately $500,000 of industrial personal computers to be fully delivered in the 2003 third quarter. Although there can be no certainties to continuing orders, it is anticipated that the customers could order $400,000 to $800,000 of industrial personal computers per month once the initial orders are delivered, potentially providing approximately $5 million to $10 million of additional annual revenue over the next year.
Ahold announces General Shareholders' Meeting
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, August 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- After consultation with the VEB (Dutch Association of Securities Owners), Ahold (NYSE:AHO) announces a General Shareholders' Meeting, to be held on Thursday, September 4, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. at the Fortis Circustheater in The Hague.