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TeliaSonera Finland Execute Previously Communicated Efficiency Measures
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The employer/employee negotiations that were announced in February, 2005 to reduce about 650 positions have now been concluder. The reason for the negotiations was the need to streamline TeliaSonera Finland's operations. The permanent changes in the competitive environment, regulation in the telecommunications industry and the focusing of the product portfolio are the main reasons for the streamlining activities.
GFO Consulting LLC
Levin and Chambers Join GFO Consulting Advisory Board
CHALFONT, Pa., April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Information technology entrepreneur Kimberle Levin and long-time financial professional Ed Chambers have joined the advisory board of GFO Consulting, LLC. Jeffrey M. Gilmore, president of the Chalfont-based company, commented, "With Kimberle and Ed, we are extremely fortunate to add to the GFO team professionals with outstanding careers of achievement."
BOWE SYSTEC AG
BOWE SYSTEC Annual Report 2004
AUGSBURG, Germany, April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Despite a drop in sales the BOWE SYSTEC Group again recorded a year-on-year increase in profit. As the Board of Directors reported at today's press briefing on annual results, the company achieved consolidated sales of EUR 309.1 million after EUR 346.4 million in the prior year. Nevertheless the BOWE SYSTEC Group was able to increase its net result by 8% to EUR 17.5 million. Thus, in the financial year 2004 the best result in the history of the company was reached.
TalkingStocks.com Initiates Profile Coverage for Bridgetech Holdings International, Inc.
DALLAS, April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of TalkingStocks.com, announces the initiation of Profile Coverage for Bridgetech Holdings International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:BGTH). Mr. Pentony spoke of BridgeTech, "Bridgetech Holdings stands out as one of the best ways for an American investor to make an investment in the Chinese marketplace. Bridgetech is an American company that is teaming up with some of the biggest names in the emerging medical device and technology field to make a difference in China. With their extensive knowledge of the Chinese market, Bridgetech is on the cutting edge in its field. Just as importantly, the people behind Bridgetech have the talent and the relationships in China to get the job done right."
StockGuru.com Initiates Profile Coverage of Win Win Gaming, Inc.
DALLAS, April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the company has initiated Profile Coverage of Win Win Gaming, Inc. (OTCBB:WNWN). StockGuru.com has posted a comprehensive report on Win Win Gaming on the Profile portion of the web site. Mr. Pentony spoke of Win Win Gaming, "We are very pleased to bring Win Win Gaming to our membership. This is a company truly on the cutting edge in its industry. Win Win Gaming is certainly worth a serious look."
Dow Jones Indexes
STOXX Ltd. To License Pan-European Select Dividend and Broad European Indexes to Indexchange
ZURICH, Switzerland, April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- STOXX Ltd., the leading European index provider, today announced that it has licensed four of its indexes to Indexchange, the German investment company that specializes in exchange-traded funds. The Dow Jones STOXX Select Dividend 30 Index, Dow Jones EURO STOXX Select Dividend 30 Index, Dow Jones STOXX EU Enlarged 15 Index and Dow Jones EURO STOXX will serve as the underlying for exchange-traded funds, and are expected to launch soon, pending Indexchange's regulatory approval.
Silverado Financial, Inc.
Silverado Financial Inc. Announces Investors Teleconference On Tuesday, April 12, 2005
PLEASANTON, Calif., April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Silverado Financial Inc. (OTCBB:SLVO), a rapidly expanding mortgage bank focused on non-prime borrowers, today announced it will host an investor conference call tomorrow, April 12, 2005, at 1 p.m. PST (4 p.m. EST), moderated by Silverado CEO and Chairman John Hartman and Chief Operating Officer Sean Radetich. Discussions will include a review of financial results of year-end 2004 and provide guidance for 2005. The Silverado management team will also discuss the company's business and will take questions for a limited time following the presentation. U.S. shareholders can access the conference by calling (800) 706-1154, and international shareholders can gain access by calling (706) 643-0640, 10 minutes prior to the call. The conference call ID is 5278799.
Eagle Environmental Technologies Ltd
Eagle Environmental Technologies Ltd. Joins With Excell Energy of Oklahoma in New Mexico Energy Development
RENO, Nev., April 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Bowles, Eagle Environmental Technologies' (Pink Sheets:EGVR) Public Relations Consultant, announced an agreement to join Excell Energy of Oklahoma in developing approximately 48 square miles of mineral property in the "four corners" area of New Mexico. The contract area contains coal, other minerals and possible oil and gas reserves. All of the minerals are currently productive in the area. Eagle will be a major participant in the mineral development which will initially be focused on the coal deposits that have been cited by USGS surveys, although not yet drilled. M. Morrison of Morrison and Morrison of Excell Energy of Oklahoma is the contract-owner operator. Eagle is one of several participating partners in the project.