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Elekta Establishes New Financial Objectives and Proposes Dividend of SEK 6.60
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- As stated today's Report on operations in the year ended April 30, 2005, new financial objectives has been established for the Elekta Group, including a revised profitability objective to reach 14-16 not later than fiscal year 2007/08. For the first time in 10 years, the Board is proposing a dividend. In accordance with Elekta's dividend policy, an ordinary dividend of SEK 1.60 per share is proposed and, in addition, an extraordinary dividend of SEK 5.00 per share.
Sports on Premiere: Separate Subscription for Live Soccer To Be Launched
MUNICH, Germany, June 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- To kick off the 2005/2006 German Bundesliga season, Premiere will be offering a special live soccer subscription starting on August 1. PREMIERE FUSSBALL LIVE costs Euro 14.90 per month and can be combined with any standard Premiere subscription (e.g. PREMIERE THEMA, PREMIERE SPORT, PREMIERE FILM). PREMIERE FUSSBALL LIVE is central to a new range of sport subscriptions that provide better value and greater flexibility.
Secured Services Inc
Secured Services Receives $7 Million in Institutional Funding
NEW YORK, June 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Secured Services Inc. (OTCBB:SSVC), the Company, a leader in identity and access management security software and services, announced today it has closed a $7.0 million institutional private placement. Merriman Curhan Ford & Co. acted as sole placement agent in this transaction. The investors, Midsummer Investment, Ltd. and a small number of qualified institutional buyers and accredited investors approved by the Company, will purchase up to $7 million of 3-year, 71/2% Convertible Debentures.
Secured Services Inc
Secured Services Completes Acquisition of Chameleon Technology
NEW YORK, June 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Secured Services Inc. (OTCBB:SSVC), the Company, a leader in identity and access management security software and services, announced today it has completed the acquisition of Chameleon Communications Technology, Inc., maker of the telecom industry's first fully-integrated, multi-service platform for provisioning, managing and securing mobile communications, end-to-end, across any broadband network, wired or wireless.
Martin Nutraceuticals Inc.
Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. Studies Indicate That Arthrizyme May be a Healthy Alternative
RENO, Nev., June 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Martin Nutraceuticals Inc. (Pink Sheets:MTNU) references new research which suggests that rather than protecting women from breast cancer, long term daily use of Ibuprofen increases the risk of breast tumors. This study, published yesterday in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, cites a study involving "1,500 women who have been taking Ibuprofen for 5 years or more, are at an increased risk of breast cancer by 51%."
Tax Rulings Contribute SEK 300 M to Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, June 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Administrative Court of Appeal has delivered rulings in several tax cases affecting different companies in the Volvo Group. Taken as a whole, the Administrative Court of Appeal rulings will have a positive effect of about SEK 300 M on AB Volvo's second-quarter earnings.
Volvo Buses to Close Factory in Heilbronn
GOTEBORG, Sweden, June 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Buses is closing its coach factory in Heilbronn, Germany. The formal decision to close the factory was taken by the board of directors at Volvo Busse Industries (Deutschland) GmbH. The decision will affect around 150 people.