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Statoil's Corporate Assembly has Confidence in Board
OSLO, Norway, Sept. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The corporate assembly of Statoil ASA (OSE:STL) (NYSE:STO) has considered the controversial consultancy contract at its meeting today, September 24. It has confidence in the remaining members of the company's board of directors, and takes note of the resignations of former chair Leif Terje Loeddesoel and former chief executive Olav Fjell.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces Dividend
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Sept. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc, (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, today announced a quarterly dividend of $0.155 per share on 2,764,869 shares of its common stock to be paid on October 17, 2003, to stockholders of record on October 3, 2003. This is an increase of one-half cent per share compared to the $0.15 per share that was paid in the previous quarter.
New Head of Skanska's IR unit
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 24, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska (OtherOTC:SKSBF) (LSE:SKABq)Peter Wallin has been appointed Chief Financial Officer for Skanska BOT, Skanska's unit for privately financed infrastructure. Consequently, he is leaving his position as Senior Vice President Investor Relations. Anders Lilja, who is currently serving as deputy manager of the IR unit, has been appointed as the new Senior Vice President Investor Relations. Anders Lilja has been employed in various positions within Skanska since 1994.