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PRESS RELEASE FROM BILIA’S ELECTION COMMITTEE
Bilia AB’s election committee, which is made up of Stefan Dahlbo, who
represents Investment AB Öresund, Mikael Nordberg, who represents Danske
Capital, Per-Erik Mohlin, who represents SEB Fonder, Hans Hedström, who
represents HQ Fonder, and chairman of the board, Mats Qviberg, are planning to
propose the following board of directors to the company’s AGM.
Re-election of current members: Heinrich Blauert, Jack Forsgren, Sven
Hagströmer, Jan Pettersson, Mats Qviberg, Jon Risfelt and Mats Årjes.
Calypso Wireless, Inc.
Calypso Wireless to Demonstrate Its Seamless Mobility Session Controller and the C1250i WiFi-GSM VoIP Cellular Phones at CTIA Wireless 2006
MIAMI LAKES, Fla., Feb. 28, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Calypso Wireless, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CLYW), a leader in advanced wireless telecommunications technology, announced today that Calypso will have a booth at the CTIA Wireless 2006 trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada from April 5 to 7 2006. Calypso will demonstrate the Calypso ASNAP(tm) Session Controller (ASC), the first Seamless Mobility solution that hits the market and the Calypso C1250i WiFi-GSM Dual Mode VoIP Smart cellular phone, which runs on Intel PXA series application processor and Microsoft WinCE 5.0 operating system, interconnecting with Skype as one of its long distance calling services.
MorphoSys Achieves Fourth Therapeutic Milestone in Centocor Collaboration
MARTINSRIED, Germany, Feb. 28, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- MorphoSys AG (Frankfurt:MOR) (Prime Standard:MOR) today announced the achievement of a fourth therapeutic milestone within the scope of its collaboration with Centocor Inc. In meeting the milestone, MorphoSys developed several highly optimized fully human IgG antibodies using its proprietary HuCAL GOLD(r) antibody library against a Centocor target involved in inflammatory and auto-immune diseases. As part of the collaboration milestone, MorphoSys applied its proprietary HuCAL GOLD(r) antibody library in order to generate antibodies which passed pre-defined criteria. Achievement of the milestone triggered a payment from Centocor to MorphoSys. Further financial details were not disclosed.
3 Teams Up With Bitfone to Deliver Over-the-Air Firmware Updates
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., Feb. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bitfone Corporation (www.bitfone.com), the pioneer and patent holder of firmware over-the-air (FOTA) update technology for mobile phones, today announced that 3, the UK mobile media company, has selected Bitfone to launch their over-the-air firmware update service using Bitfone's MVP(tm) solution.
Credit Acceptance Corporation
Credit Acceptance Announces: Fourth Quarter and 2005 Earnings
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Credit Acceptance Corporation (Pink Sheets:CACC) (the "Company") announced consolidated net income for the three months ended December 31, 2005 of $25.2 million or $0.65 per diluted share compared to $13.9 million or $0.35 per diluted share for the same period in 2004. For the year ended December 31, 2005, consolidated net income was $72.6 million or $1.85 per diluted share compared to $57.3 million or $1.40 per diluted share for the same period in 2004.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications to Present at Conferences
OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) today announced that Warren Henry, vice president for Investor Relations, plans to discuss the Company's operations and strategy on Wednesday, March 1, 2006 at Merrill Lynch 2006 Communications Forum in New York. Although no formal presentation will be given at the conference, Mr. Henry will participate in a series of group investor meetings.
Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Delivers Bayport, Security Matters
HOUSTON, Feb. 27, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) Commission approved several recommendations involving contract awards, bids and proposals, project change orders and contract amendments during its Feb. 27 public meeting. Chairman Jim Edmonds presided over the meeting with Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Kase Lawal, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Janiece Longoria and Commissioner Elyse Lanier.