latest news releases from the newsroom
Tribeworks Announces the Release of iShell 4
SAN FRANCISCO, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tribeworks(r) (OTCBB:TRBW) is pleased to announce the release of iShell(r) 4, the fastest, most reliable cross-platform solution for deploying auto-run CD and DVD ROMs. This release adds one-click deployment and increased protection of media assets. iShell 4 is available for immediate download.
Grupo Santander recommended bid -- live webcast
LONDON, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Recommended acquisition by Grupo Santander of Abbey National. Live video presentation on www.cantos.com with Emilo Butin, Grupo Santander Chairman and Alfredo Saenz, Grupo Santander Vice-Chairman and CEO.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Vodafone Sweden appeals against PTS' decision `PTS does not have sufficient expertise'
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- "We are strongly critical to the Swedish National Post and Telecom Agency's (PTS) decision. Such far-reaching regulation that affects the entire mobile phone market should not be based on such defective and insufficient analyses," says Elisabet Ohlsson, Director Regulatory & Legal Affairs of Vodafone Sweden, who is today appealing against PTS' decision to regulate Vodafone Sweden's interconnect fees. "PTS' eagerness to regulate impedes competition and strengthens Telia's position."
Delhaize Group Announces Second Quarter 2004 Earnings Release Date
BRUSSELS, Belgium, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) --Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels:DELB) (NYSE:DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, confirms that it will announce its second quarter 2004 results (ended June 30, 2004) on Thursday, August 5, 2004 at 8:00 a.m. CET. The press release will be available immediately after its publication on the Delhaize Group's web site at www.delhaizegroup.com.
Bure increases its ownership in Vittra
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bure is increasing its ownership in the educational company, Vittra, to 96.25 per cent. It has acquired 11.25 per cent of the shares for SEK 22M from its founder, Stig Johansson, who still owns the remaining 3.75 per cent of the operation.
Autoliv Honored with DaimlerChrysler Award
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Autoliv, the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, has recently won DaimlerChrysler Corporation's Gold Award for its seat belt manufacturing plant in Madisonville, Kentucky, for the calendar year 2003.
Pearson -- video interview with CFO
LONDON, July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pearson -- interim results. Indepth interview available now on www.cantos.com with Rona Fairhead, Chief Financial Officer (LSE:PSON)
ADVA Optical Networking
ADVA Optical Networking Acquires Ethernet Start-Up Company
MARTINSRIED, MUNICH, Germany and MAHWAH, N.J., July 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro Packet Systems' expertise in carrier-class Ethernet technology strengthens ADVA's product development efforts and more strongly positions ADVA for market growth opportunities. ADVA Optical Networking today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the remaining seventy percent (70%) ownership stake in privately-held Metro Packet Systems Inc., an Ethernet start-up company. The team of nine engineers at Metro Packet Systems possesses extensive knowledge and expertise in the area of carrier-class Ethernet technology, particularly systems targeted at metropolitan access networks and customer premise sites. This acquisition underscores ADVA's commitment to building up a second core business around Ethernet access solutions.