latest news releases from the newsroom
NorthStar Realty Finance Corp.
NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. Announces Sale of Times Square Property
NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. (NYSE:NRF) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell 1552 Broadway in New York City to The Riese Organization's Restaurant Division, National Restaurants Management Inc., for a purchase price of $48 million, or $3,970 per square foot. The four-story, 12,091 square foot building is located at the corner of Broadway and West 46th Street in the heart of Times Square. The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is scheduled to close in the fourth quarter of 2005.
Ossur Third Quarter Report for 2005
REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Oct. 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ossur hf.: Sales in the third quarter of 2005 amounted to USD 44.6 million, as compared to USD 30.7 million in the preceding year.Sales increased by 45% as calculated in USD.
Neoware to Acquire Maxspeed Corporation
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. and PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:NWRE) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Maxspeed Corporation, a leading provider of customized thin client solutions.
Idaho Independent Bank
Idaho Independent Bank Announces 7 Percent Stock Dividend
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Oct. 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Jack W. Gustavel, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Idaho Independent Bank (IIB) (OTCBB:IIBK), today announced that on October 21, 2005, IIB's Board of Directors declared a 7% stock dividend payable to shareholders of its common stock of record on November 7, 2005. The stock dividend will be paid on December 2, 2005, and certificates will be mailed to shareholders on that date. Cash, based on the market price of IIB's common stock on November 1, 2005, will be paid in lieu of issuance of fractional shares. Mr. Gustavel stated that the stock dividend is being paid in recognition of IIB's financial performance and growth over the past year.
m-Wise and Logia Get Into the Halloween Spirit By Offering U.S.-Based Mobile Phone Users Free Ringtone and Truetone Downloads
WILMINGTON, Del. and HERZELIYA, Israel, Oct. 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- m-Wise, Inc. (OTCBB:MWIS), a leading technology provider of mobile content solutions for operators, ASPs and content providers and Logia, a leading mobile content company, today announced the launch of its Halloween-content campaign that will allow U.S.-based mobile users the ability to download scary content for free. This campaign is being offered for one week, starting on October 27, through Logia's U.S. service brand Streetunes.
Metso Corporation's Interim Review, January -- September 2005
HELSINKI, Finland, Oct. 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- A news conference in Finnish will be held at 1 p.m. and in English at 3 p.m. (GMT + 3 hours) today, Wednesday, October 26, 2005 in Metso's Corporate Office, Fabianinkatu 9 A, Helsinki. The English news conference can be followed live on the Internet at www.metso.com.
Mexicana Signs for Carmen Integrated Operations Control
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 26, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mexicana Airlines has extended their use of Carmen's integrated product suite by signing a long-term agreement for Carmen Integrated Operations Control (Carmen IOCS) which includes; Carmen Crew Control, Carmen Fleet Control and Carmen Passenger Recovery.