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Peab acquire Siljan Anlaggning
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, Feb. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab has February 13, 2004-02-13 acquired all shares in private-owned Siljan Anlaggning AB in the community of Orsa in Dalecarlia. The turnover of Siljan Anlaggning for the year 2003 amounts approximately SEK 75 million and the company has around 30 employees.
Skanska to build Pfizer's new Swedish office for SEK 500 M
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska has been contracted to build the new office in Sweden for the Pfizer pharmaceuticals company in Sollentuna, a Stockholm suburb. Valued at SEK 500 M, the contract is included in order bookings for the first quarter of 2004.
FindProfit.com Releases Semiconductor Investment Report
PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment service that delivered a +67% documented return in 2003, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers "Semiconductor Sector Outlook 2.0," the ninth special report in the FindProfit Expert Insight Series. Among the companies profiled are Packeteer (Nasdaq:PKTR) and Cypress Semiconductor (NYSE:CY).
Haldex acquires Brazilian partner
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In a press release dated January 31, 2000, a strategic alliance in Brazil was announced, aiming at a future acquisition. Haldex has now acquired FBF -- Fabrica Brasileira de Freios S.A.
Vestin Group, Inc.
Vestin Group Chairman Withdraws Proposal to Take Company Private
LAS VEGAS, Feb. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vestin Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:VSTN) today announced that its board of directors has been notified by Michael Shustek, chairman and chief executive officer, that after further considering the matter, Mr. Shustek, chairman and chief executive officer, has decided not to pursue taking the company private at this time.
ProAct IT Group
ProAct IT Group AB (publ) Year-End Report 2003
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ProAct IT Group AB: Operations and results evolving in the right direction The fourth quarter clearly shows that action taken during the year has generated effects on the Company's earnings as well as on its cash flow. Combined with increased service revenue, these efforts have laid the groundwork for continued sustained earnings improvement, even with no improvement in an unchanged market situation.