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Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast Its May 5, 2006 'Second Quarter 2006 Outlook' Conference Call Live
HORSHAM, Pa., April 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will broadcast live on its website, tollbrothers.com, a conference call to discuss its preliminary results and outlook for second quarter and fiscal year 2006. The event is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. (EDT) on Friday, May 5, 2006. It will follow announcement of the Company's second quarter 2006 preliminary results for home building revenues, contracts and backlog before the market opens on Friday, May 5, 2006. The call will be hosted by Robert I. Toll, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Awarded Block in Oman
LOS ANGELES, April 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) announced today it was awarded a new production sharing contract area, Block 54, in southeastern Oman immediately adjacent to Block 53 where Occidental operates the giant Mukhaizna Field. Occidental will operate Block 54 and hold a 70 percent interest. The Block 54 contract area is approximately 5,620 square kilometers.
Smart-tek Solutions Inc.
Smart-tek Solutions, Inc. to Present RTAC-PM Bird Flu Containment System in Philadelphia
CORTE MADERA, Calif., April 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Smart-tek Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:STTK) and its subsidiary, Smart-tek Communications, Inc. announced today it will be presenting its bird flu containment solution to the 12 members of the board of the ID Subcommittee of the Live Bird Marketing Working Group of the Northeastern United States (LBMWG) on April 24, 2006 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Live Bird Marketing Association is comprised of approximately 100 members, mainly from the agriculture industry.
The Annual General Meeting of Metso Corporation: Dividend of EUR 1.40 per Share
HELSINKI, Finland, April 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Annual General Meeting of Metso Corporation approved today the accounts for 2005 as presented by the Board of Directors and voted to discharge the members of the Board of Directors and the President and CEO of Metso Corporation from liability for the financial year 2005. In addition, the Annual General Meeting approved the proposals of the Board of Directors. These applied to authorizations to resolve to repurchase and to dispose the Corporation's own shares, to increase the share capital by issuing new shares, convertible bonds and/or stock options.