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Resolve Staffing, Inc.
Resolve Staffing Announces Report by Cohen Research
CINCINNATI, Oct. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Resolve Staffing (OTCBB:RSFF), a national provider of human resource outsourcing services, is pleased to announce that Cohen Independent Research Group has published an independent, comprehensive research report for Resolve Staffing, Inc. (OTCBB:RSFF).
SkyBuilt Power, Inc.
Photo Release -- In-Q-Tel Announces Strategic Investment in SkyBuilt Power to Develop Mobile, Renewable Energy Power Stations
ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SkyBuilt Power, an energy solutions company, announced today it has signed a strategic investment and development agreement with In-Q-Tel, a private venture group established by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), to develop innovative, mobile, renewable energy power stations.
Bulletin from the Meda AB (publ) Extraordinary General Meeting
STOCKHOLM, Oct. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Meda's extraordinary general meeting (EGM) unanimously approved the board's decision to issue a maximum of 41,791,743 series A shares, with a par value of SEK 2 per share. Shareholders have preferential rights to subscribe for the new shares. So for every three previously held shares, they may subscribe for two new shares in the issue. The record date for the right to participate in the new share issue is 1 November 2005. The subscription period is from 8 November 2005 to 24 November 2005. The subscription price is SEK 60 per share. The board's decision states that the new share issue can boost the company's share capital from SEK 125,375,230 by at most SEK 83,583,486 to at most SEK 208,958,716. The new shares entitle the right to any dividends -- pending approval -- starting from the 2005 financial year.
Industrivarden: Disclosure Notice
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industrivarden has sold a total of 75,000,000 shares (corresponding to 19.48% of the votes and capital) in the Icelandic medical technology company Ossur hf for approximately SEK 837 M.
CEOs Still Reluctant to Hand Over Reins to Boards, PricewaterhouseCoopers/Corporate Board Member Study Finds
NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Despite corporate reform legislation, 74 percent of boards say that the CEO is still primarily responsible for setting the agenda for board meetings, according to the "What Directors Think" study conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Corporate Board Member magazine. Further, 10 percent say that the CEO is responsible for establishing meeting agendas for the audit, compensation, and governance/nominating committees -- which New York Stock Exchange listing standards mandate be comprised of only outside, independent directors.
Park National Bank
Park National Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2005 Earnings
NEWARK, Ohio, Oct. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Park National Corporation ("Park") (AMEX:PRK) today announced earnings for the third quarter of 2005. Net income for the quarter totaled $24.295 million, a 3.2 percent increase from $23.547 million in the same period in 2004. Diluted earnings per share for the quarter totaled $1.69 per share, a 3.7 percent increase compared to $1.63 per share in the third quarter of last year.