latest news releases from the newsroom
Scania Year-End Report, January -- December 2003
SODERTALJE, Sweden, Feb. 06, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- "Market developments during the year were in line with my expectations, and Scania's earnings remained strong. The economic situation in western Europe is expected to improve somewhat during 2004, but for the time being, we are planning for largely unchanged volume. However, we expect the result to be impacted by higher amortisation of research and development costs, and reduced benefits from currency hedging," said Leif Ostling, President and CEO.
Johan Wall new CEO of Enea
TABY, Sweden, Feb. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ola Berglund has informed the Board of Enea Data AB that he wishes to leave after four years as the CEO. The Board has therefore decided to appoint Johan Wall as the new CEO starting March 29, 2004.
Bookham Technology Plc
Bookham Technology plc, Fourth Quarter and Preliminary Results Announcment
ABINGDON, United Kingdom, Feb. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bookham Technology plc (LSE:BHM) (Nasdaq:BKHM), a leading provider of optical and RF components, subsystems and modules, used in various applications and industries, including telecommunications, will be announcing fourth quarter and preliminary results for the period to December 31, 2003 on Tuesday, February 10, 2004.
Sapa Year End report
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sapa: Strongly improved profit -- earnings per share up 34 per cent
Icoworks Inc. Appoints B.B. Tuley and Gerry Lindberg to the Board of Directors
TULSA, Okla., Feb. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Company today announced that Mr. B.B. Tuley has been appointed as a Director of Icoworks Inc. Mr. Tuley is a CPA who will provide the Company with his insight in operations and corporate governance. Mr. Tuley brings to the board over 30 years of high level experience managing and consulting with companies in a wide range of industries. Mr. Tuley's experience, having served as CEO, CFO and director of several private and public companies as well as his public accounting background, will further strengthen the Icoworks team. Mr. Tuley also serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Research & Development Foundation of Texas A&M University and is a member of the Board's audit committee.
Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein
Chicago Law Firm Much Shelist Reminds Investors that Only Four Days Remain to File Lead Plaintiff Petitions, or until February 9, 2004, for Securities Fraud Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors in MFS Mutual Funds -- MIGFX, MSFRX, MEIAX, MITTX
CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The deadline for investors in MFS Mutual Funds to move for lead plaintiff in a securities fraud class action pending in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts is rapidly approaching. If you purchased, held, or redeemed the funds set forth below (the "Funds") between December 15, 1998 and December 8, 2003, inclusive ("Class Period") and you wish to be a lead plaintiff in the case, you must move to serve as lead plaintiff by filing a motion in the court where it has been filed by February 9, 2004.
Veterinary Pet Insurance
Veterinary Pet Insurance Celebrates Atlanta's Pets at Pet Fest America
BREA, Calif., Feb. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) announced its sponsorship of The Humane Society of the United States' (HSUS) Pet Fest America(tm), a series of events designed to celebrate and honor the joy of pet ownership in a fun and festive atmosphere. The event features the athletic prowess of the IAMS(r) Superdogs, a troupe of family-owned dogs who have become nationally recognized for their ability to run, jump and retrieve at incredible speeds as well as perform a wide range of agility moves. The first event is in Atlanta at Philips Arena, Sunday, February 8, 2004 from noon to 6 p.m., with shows at 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
iBX Group, Inc.
iBX Group's MediCompliant Solutions Adds Risk Management to List of Healthcare Compliance Services
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Feb. 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- MediCompliant Solutions, Inc., a division of iBX Group, Inc., (OTCBB:IBXG) that enables healthcare organizations to achieve and maintain compliance with today's increasingly complex regulations, is entering into a strategic partnership with Dame Practice Management of Hutchinson Island, Fla., a well-established national risk management services company that works closely with various regulatory agencies and the Florida Board of Medicine.