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SeaDrill Limited -- Successful Completion of Equity Issue
HAMILTON, Norway, April 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- SeaDrill Limited ("SeaDrill") has on 2 April 2006 completed a private placement of a total of 39 million new shares to a subscription price of NOK 90 per share. The private placement was significantly over-subscribed. Gross proceeds from the equity issue amounted to NOK 3.5 billion.
SeaDrill Limited: Disclosure of Share Acquisition in Smedvig ASA
HAMILTON, Norway, April 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Reference is made to the press release dated 31 March 2006 regarding the closing of the Mandatory Offer. After the expiry of the Offer period, SeaDrill Limited ("SeaDrill") has received acceptances for a total of 25,261,260 class A-shares and 10,024,309 class B-shares, equaling 47.0% of the Smedvig ASA ("Smedvig") votes and 35.8% of the Smedvig capital.
Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Resources Announces Seismic Operations Now Complete on Peace River Oil Sands Prospect in Alberta, Canada
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (TSX-V:HAO) (Frankfurt:HRJ) ("Habanero") is pleased to announce that it has been informed by the operator of the Peace River Oil Sands Prospect (announced November 17, 2005, 2.7 equity interest) that the seismic operations are now complete. The seismic data will now be interpreted and evaluated with the known geology and previously gathered information to determine the proceeding steps for the potential Oil Sands pilot project planned for this prospect.
Nobel Biocare Consumer Awareness Campaign NobelSmile Now Launched in 29 countries
ZURICH, Switzerland, April 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nobel Biocare is strengthening its consumer awareness program around the world: On 1 April, the world leader in innovative esthetic dental solutions initiated a campaign to inform the general public about modern tooth replacement. The campaign includes patient information material, media features and a consumer website: NobelSmile.com. Available in 29 countries this campaign is a channel to meet the growing demand by patients to make advised decisions about their dental care.
The Links, Incorporated
Middle School Students Enroll In College for a Day at Texas Southern University
HOUSTON, April 1, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today Missouri City Chapter of The Links Incorporated joined collaborating partners Aspiring Youth of Houston and Texas Southern University to announce its 8th Annual College for a Day. More than 300 middle school students from six Houston (HISD) and North Forest Independent School District (NFISD) schools are enrolled in the program designed to encourage them to plan and prepare for college.