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TeliaSonera Finland Reaches Agreement with Elisa and Finnet on Mobile Interconnection Fees
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- TeliaSonera Finland Oyj has reached an agreement with Elisa Matkapuhelinpalvelut Ltd and Finnet Networks Ltd concerning mobile communications interconnection fees (See Note). The agreements are the result of bilateral negotiations between TeliaSonera Finland and Elisa and TeliaSonera Finland and Finnet. According to the Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority the common view perceived by the operators enhances the functionality of the telecommunications market.
Games, Inc. Offers `Free' Websites to Lottery Retailers
CINCINNATI, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Games, Inc. (OTCBB:GMSI) has launched a new Local Search service that will provide complimentary individual and searchable websites to the 200,000 small businesses who are also currently lottery tickets retailers across the United States. A sample of this new service can be seen at http://sites.lottery.com/skywalkbaseball
Dialysis Corporation of America
Dialysis Corporation of America Reports First Quarter 2005 Results
LINTHICUM, Md., May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dialysis Corporation of America (Nasdaq:DCAI) announced financial results for the first three months of 2005. Operating revenues for the first quarter of 2005 were $10,612,000 compared to $8,627,000 for the same period last year. Net income for the quarter was $324,000 or $.04 per share ($.04 diluted per share) compared to $288,000 or $.04 per share ($.03 diluted per share) for the same period last year.
Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Considers Bayport, Security, Environmental Matters
HOUSTON, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) commission will consider several recommendations involving contract awards, bids and proposals, professional services and general administrative and operational matters during its public meeting at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 16, 2005 at the PHA Executive Office Building, located at 111 East Loop North (Exit 29 off Loop 610). Chairman Jim Edmonds will preside over the meeting with Vice Chairman Kase Lawal, Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Cheryl Thompson-Draper, and Commissioner Janiece Longoria.
NEON Communications Group, Inc.
Globix to Ring AMEX Opening Bell
NEW YORK, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Globix Corporation (AMEX:GEX), a leading provider of application, media, IP infrastructure and network services, announced today that the Company will ring the opening bell to commence the day's trading at the American Stock Exchange (AMEX) on Wednesday, May, 18, 2005. Globix common stock began trading on AMEX on April 13, 2005.
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.: Data from KRX-0401 Single Agent Phase 2 Study in Recurrent Prostate Cancer Presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
NEW YORK, May 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:KERX) announced today that Phase 2 data presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Orlando, Florida demonstrated the tolerability and potential efficacy of KRX-0401 (perifosine) in the treatment of patients with biochemically recurrent hormone-sensitive prostate cancer (HSPC). This study was conducted by a consortium of cancer centers under the leadership of the University of California, Davis pursuant to a Collaborative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) between Keryx and the National Cancer Institute. KRX-0401 is a novel, oral, anticancer agent that modulates Akt and several other important signal transduction pathways, including MAP kinase and JNK.