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Esselte AB: Notice to Attend the Extra General Meeting
SOLNA, Sweden, July 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The shareholders in Esselte AB (publ) are hereby convened to the Extra General Meeting to be held on 1 August, 2002 at 16.00 CET at the office of Esselte AB, Horsalen, Sundbybergsvagen 1, Solna, Sweden.
Mandamus Disposes of Three Commercial Properties
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- During June, Mandamus disposed of an office building in Norrkoping with a rentable area of 814 m2 and a shop-cum-office property in Ljungby with a rentable area of 745 m2. The total sale price for these two disposals was SEK 6.3m, representing a disposal loss of SEK 2.7m.
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QXL Acquires Aucland.fr, a Leading Online Auction Site in France
LONDON, July 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- QXL ricardo plc ('QXL') (LSE:QXL.L) (Nasdaq:QXLC) (Frankfurt:QXL.F) today announced that its French subsidiary, QXL.fr SARL ('QXL.fr'), has acquired the operations of Aucland.fr ("Aucland"), the number two online auction site in France.Aucland.fr has over 450,000 members, approximately 300,000 listings currently on its site and transaction volumes for the June quarter have grown over 50% compared to the March quarter. The acquisition is expected to have a number of key benefits:
BioCurex Covered by InvestorCafe.net in Webcast Interview
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., July 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- BioCurex, Inc. (OTCBB:BOCX), a leading-edge biotechnology company with proprietary and patented technologies in the areas of cancer diagnosis and imaging, announced that an interview with its Chairman, Dr. Gerry Wittenberg, is currently being broadcast at InvestorCafe.net.