For I cannot find a thread about this topic, I thought it would be a nice idea to post it. If it has been done before - sorry for doing it again.
Tim Mayer from Overture / FAST Websearch announced, that during this year the two paid inclusion programs from Altavista and FAST will be put together to a single one. He didnīt say anything about the search engines, i.e. which of them will survive or not.