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Capital Research Group, Inc
TheSUBWAY.com Announces Its Stock Market Standouts List for Wednesday, May 18, 2005: KNGS, HPQ, ORCL, PMCS
WESTON, Fla., May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com announces the following stocks to its Stock Market Standouts List: Kingsley Coach, Inc. (OTCBB:KNGS), Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE:HPQ), Oracle Corporation (Nasdaq:ORCL), PMC-Sierra Inc. (Nasdaq:PMCS).
Pacific Energy Resources Ltd.
Pacific Energy Resources Audited Financial Statements Filed
LONG BEACH, Calif., May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Energy Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:PFE) is pleased to announce it has filed its audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2004. These financial statements were delayed due to the acquisition of PetroCal Inc., its partner in oil and gas properties in the Los Angeles Basin of California. This acquisition brings Pacific Energy's interest in these properties to 100%, and positions the company to benefit wholly from additional development and production. It is expected that trading in the company's securities will resume shortly after receipt of documents with the applicable securities commissions.
Philips and RaySearch Sign New Letter of Intent Regarding Adaptive Radiation Therapy
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- RaySearch Laboratories AB (publ) announces that a letter of intent has been concluded with Royal Philips Electronics to sign a long-term development- and license agreement pertaining to new products within adaptive radiation therapy, which is considered to be the next technology leap within radiotherapy for cancer. RaySearch and Philips already conduct extensive research and development within the area. Through the joint project to develop products for adaptive radiation therapy, the companies will secure their positions as leaders in the field.
New Head of Communications and IR at SCA
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bodil Eriksson, 42, has been appointed Senior Vice President Communications and Investor Relations at SCA. She is currently Executive Vice President Corporate Communications within Axfood AB and will assume her position as of 1 September.
TeliaSonera Sweden Reduces Minute Rate for Prepaid Card
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- On May 25, TeliaSonera Sweden is reducing the minute rate for its Telia Refill prepaid card in Sweden by almost SEK 1.00 during the day and by SEK 0.11 in the evenings and on weekends. At the same time the service is being renamed Telia Refill "Evenings and Weekends" (Telia Refill "kvall och helg"). During a period, Telia Refill ``Round the Clock" (Telia Refill "dygnet runt") will also be offered, which customers can use to call all networks 24 hours a day at the same rate.
Discovery Laboratories, Inc.
New Data Shows Discovery's Surfaxin Survival Benefit Continues Through One Year of Life
WARRINGTON, Pa., May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq:DSCO), announced that additional long-term clinical data from their two Surfaxin(r) (lucinactant) Phase 3 clinical trials to treat Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) in premature infants, SELECT and STAR, were presented by Fernando Moya, M.D., Chair of the SELECT study Steering Committee, as a late-breaker presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting held in Washington D.C. In his presentation, Dr. Moya reported that premature infants treated with Surfaxin experienced a survival benefit through one year of life, corrected age compared to those treated with the currently available animal-derived surfactants (Survanta(r) and Curosurf(r)). These findings build upon the statistically significant pooled data that was presented at the December 2004 Hot Topics in Neonatology Meeting, which demonstrated that premature infants treated with Surfaxin experienced a survival benefit at 36 weeks post-menstrual age versus animal-derived surfactants.
StockPickReport: Stock Commentary for Merrill Lynch, iShares MSCI, Tyco, and Merril Lynch Market Oil Services from StockPickReport
SHREVEPORT, La., May 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- StockPickReport.Com (IARD #119079, http://www.stockpickreport.com -- the web's only non-mainstream stock rating service), rates Merrill Lynch Semiconductor HOLDRS, iShares MSCI-Japan, Tyco International Ltd. /BER/, Merrill Lynch Market Oil Service HOLDRS.