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The Nomination Committee's Proposal for the Lindex Board of Directors
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahead of AB Lindex's Annual General Meeting on 20 December 2005, the Nomination Committee proposes the election of Susanne Rosberg as a new board member. The Committee also proposes the re-election of Christer Gardell, Conny Karlsson, Bengt Larsson, Lars Otterbeck, Nora Forisdal Larssen and Lars Forberg as board members. Kicki Olivensjo has resigned from the Board as she is now the company's Purchasing Director.
Straumann Holding AG
Straumann Receives Medical Device Technology of the Year Award for SLActive
MIAMI and BASEL, Switzerland, Nov. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- At an official ceremony in Miami, the Straumann Group was presented with the 2005 Medical Device Technology of the Year Award for its next-generation dental implant surface technology, SLActive. The Award, which recognizes excellence in technological innovation, is one of the Best Practices Awards bestowed by Frost & Sullivan, the global growth consulting company.
Atna Resources Ltd.
Atna Reports Third Quarter Financials and Highlights
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atna Resources Ltd. (TSX:ATN) (the "Company") is pleased to release its interim consolidated financial statements, prepared without audit, for the nine months ended September 30, 2005, and the Management's Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A") dated November 7, 2005. The following is a summary of the information contained in the interim consolidated financial statements and MD&A, both of which can be found on the Company's website link at http://www.atna.com/s/FinancialStatements.asp and on http://www.sedar.com.
Port of Houston Authority
Fonteno Re-Appointed to PHA Commission
HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- By a unanimous vote, the Harris County Commissioners Court has reappointed James W. Fonteno, Jr. to the Port of Houston Authority (PHA) Commission. He was initially appointed to the Port Commission in January 1999. PHA commissioners serve two-year terms without pay.
SYSCO Increases Quarterly Dividend Payment 13.3 Percent and Announces 20-Million Share Repurchase Program
HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2005 - SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), North America's largest foodservice marketer and distributor, today announced that the company's Board of Directors has approved a 13.3 percent increase in the quarterly cash dividend to $0.17 per share from the current $0.15 per share. The new dividend, which was declared today, is the 143rd consecutive announced payout by the company and is payable on January 27, 2006, to common shareholders of record at the close of business on January 6, 2006.
Enigma Software Group, Inc.
Enigma Software Group, Inc. Announces Financial Results for Third Quarter and Nine Months, Fiscal 2005
NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Enigma Software Group, Inc. (OTCBB:ENGM) ("Enigma") today announced its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2005, which ended September 30, 2005 and also for the nine-month period then ended. Enigma, which formerly had been known as Maxi Group, Inc., ("Maxi") is a developer of an Internet-based search network and downloadable security software products.
ATA Airlines, Inc.
ATA Holdings Identifies Investor to Support Chapter 11 Exit
INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ATA Holdings Corp. (the "Company") (Pink Sheets:ATAHQ), the parent of ATA Airlines, Inc., today filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court a motion to approve an agreement in principle with private equity fund MatlinPatterson Global Opportunities Partners II ("MatlinPatterson") for debtor-in-possession ("DIP") financing in the amount of $30 million. In addition to DIP financing, MatlinPatterson has tendered a commitment to invest up to an additional $70 million in equity upon ATA's emergence from its Chapter 11 case. The financing is subject to U.S. Bankruptcy Court and government approvals and certain other customary conditions.
IElement Corporation Announces Third Quarter Sales
DALLAS, Nov. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- IElement Corporation (OTCBB:IELM) (Frankfurt:SZQ1), a nationwide provider of advanced communications services and Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) solutions, announced today that third quarter customer renewals and new sales topped estimates and totaled $1,316,683. This contracted revenue will be earned over the next 12-36 months based on the duration of the new agreement each customer has signed with IElement.