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Trelleborg Group becomes full owner of Japanese distribution company
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Through the Trelleborg Sealing Solutions business area, the Trelleborg Group has acquired the remaining 49 percent of shares in the Japanese subsidiary, Eika Corporation. The earlier 51-percent holding in Eika was included in the Trelleborg Group's acquisition of Polymer Sealing Solutions in 2003.
Effnet: BBC has chosen `DAB by Factum'
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC, has chosen to order a complete, DAB head end system with full redundancy from Factum Electronics AB. The BBC has been heavily involved in the Eureka 147 DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) standard since its inception.
Enea Signs Frame Agreement with Alcatel
TABY, Sweden, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Enea has signed a world wide frame agreement with leading telecom supplier Alcatel. By being a preferred supplier to Alcatel, this is an important step in Enea's telecom strategy.
Jan Pieter Oosterveld and Domenico Valerio nominated to Crucell's Supervisory Board
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch vaccine and antibody company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today the nomination of Jan Pieter Oosterveld and Domenico Valerio, Ph.D., to its Supervisory Board. The nominations will be presented at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) on June 3, 2004. The two new members will replace Patrick Van Beneden and Jean Deleage, who will complete their terms having served on Crucell's Supervisory Board since the Company's incorporation. Upon acceptance of the nominations, Mr. Oosterveld's appointment will take effect immediately, while Dr. Valerio's will commence on January 1, 2005.
Framfab's Financial Objectives
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- At the Extra General Meeting, held today on May 10 2004, that will consider the board's decision to issue new shares with preferential right for existing shareholders, Framfab's financial objectives will be presented. The rights issue is being carried out to better position Framfab to take full part in the ongoing Interactive Marketing and Internet Consultancy industry consolidation in Europe. The financial objectives presented below, will be included in a possible prospectus.
Nortel Networks Investors Have 8 More Days to Seek Appointment as Lead Plaintiff, says The Pomerantz Firm -- NT
NEW YORK, May 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com), which has filed a class action lawsuit against Nortel Networks, Inc. ("Nortel" or the "Company") (NYSE:NT) and three of the Company's senior officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased the securities of Nortel during the period April 24, 2003 and March 10, 2004 (the "Class Period"), announces that investors have eight (8) more days (until Monday May 17, 2004) to seek appointment by the Court as one of the lead plaintiffs in this action.
Chell Group Corporation
Chell Group Corp. Announces Resignation of Stephen McDermott
NEW YORK, May 7, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of the Chell Group (Pink Sheets:CHEL) announces that it has willingly accepted the resignation of Stephen McDermott effective April 28, 2004. Mr. McDermott held the positions of Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors. Effective immediately, David Bolink, current Board member, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer.