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Bernt Magnusson Comments on Recommendation Made by Skandia's Board to the Annual General Meeting
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 16, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today Skandia's board released the Board's report to the Annual General Meeting regarding the settlement with Lars Ramqvist and the Board's position regarding directors' liability with respect to former company directors. From this report it is noted that the Board has recommended that the Annual General Meeting approve the settlement with Lars Ramqvist. Further, it is reported why the Board will not be initiating any actions regarding any other former directors.
Illinois Betting Favorite, but Hope is Not Lost for the Knights
MONTREAL, March 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The NCAA Tournament brackets have been released, and March Madness has hit college basketball courts around the country. Water cooler bookies log bets from office workers, Las Vegas sportsbooks race to create betting propositions, and online gamblers browse their favorite Internet site eager to place their bets. From college dorm rooms to busy call centers located in Canada, Costa Rica and Antigua, sports bettors and the gaming industry alike are ready for action.
Wavestream Corporation Appoints Gary Echo to Vice President of Business Development
SAN DIMAS, Calif., March 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wavestream Corporation (www.wavestreamcorp.com), a provider of innovative power amplifier solutions for today's complex communications and sensing systems, announced the appointment of Gary Echo to vice president of business development. This appointment further strengthens the company's management team and fuels its drive into the military and commercial satellite communications industries.