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Harsco Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 25, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 25 cents per share, or $1.00 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable August 15, 2002 to stockholders of record as of July 15, 2002. The action marks the 209th consecutive cash dividend paid to Harsco stockholders at the same or increased rate, including nine dividend increases in the last ten years. Harsco has paid dividends each year since 1939.
BT Conferencing Streamlines Staff Induction with Futuremedia
ARUNDEL, United Kingdom, June 25, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- BT Conferencing, part of BT Group plc, has gone live with an online staff induction programme with elearning solutions provider, Futuremedia Plc (Nasdaq:FMDAY). This will allow the global company to streamline staff induction while enhancing the overall experience for new employees.
Positive Result for Bong Ljungdahl's Convertible Programme
KRISTIANSTAD, Sweden, June 25, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The launch of a new convertible programme for employees of the Bong Ljungdahl Group has now been completed. "The programme has been well received," says Lennart Pihl, President and CEO, "which reflects strong confidence in the company among our personnel, especially those at managerial level."