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Idaho Independent Bank
Idaho Independent Bank Announces Adoption of Stock BuyBack Plan
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Jack W. Gustavel, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Idaho Independent Bank (IIB) (OTCBB:IIBK), announced today that IIB's Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to $2 million of IIB's Common stock over a period of up to two years (the "2004 BuyBack Plan") commencing upon the completion or earlier expiration of IIB's previously announced 2002 stock buyback plan (the "2002 BuyBack Plan"). The Board of Directors has also extended the expiration date of the 2002 BuyBack Plan to September 10, 2005, or such earlier date as repurchases under the 2002 BuyBack Plan have been completed. $582,609 of the funds originally designated for use in repurchasing Common Stock under the 2002 BuyBack Plan remain available for repurchases. The shares may be purchased under the 2002 and 2004 BuyBack Plans in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions and may be used in connection with IIB's employee benefit plans and for other corporate purposes. Repurchases under the BuyBack Plans are subject to market conditions and the availability of stock.
Nomination of Board members of Gunnebo AB for the Annual General Meeting 2005
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In accordance with a resolution taken at the Annual General Meeting of Gunnebo AB on March 29, 2004, this is to announce the representatives of the three largest shareholders, by number of votes, who, together with the Chairman of the Board, will work out a proposal for a Board of Directors, to be submitted to the Annual General Meetings for decision.
ROYAL DUTCH/SHELL -- video interview with CEO
LONDON, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ROYAL DUTCH/SHELL -- structure and governance review and Q3 results. Indepth interview available now on www.cantos.com with Jeroen van der Veer, Group Chief Executive (LSE:SHEL).
AB Volvo announces share repurchase
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Further to the decision taken by AB Volvo's Board of Directors on June 17, 2004, regarding repurchase of own shares, AB Volvo has, on Wednesday October 27, acquired 450,000 series B shares. The shares were traded between SEK 260 and 264.50.