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Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications To Defer Dividends On Preferred Stock
OKLAHOMA CITY, Dec. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) today announced that it will not declare or pay the cash dividend due on January 15, 2005 on its outstanding 12-1/4% Senior Exchangeable Preferred Stock or the February 1, 2005 cash dividend on its outstanding 13% Senior Exchangeable Preferred Stock. Unpaid dividends will accrue interest at the stated dividend rates, compounded quarterly.
Abrams Hospitality Marketing
Star of Business TalkRadio Network's 'Travel WITH Stephanie Abrams!' Features Favorite Destinations on Tree Displayed at Berkshire Museum's Festival of Trees
NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Where will you find travel expert Stephanie Abrams, Astronaut John Glenn, and Steinway Piano's patriarch, Henry Z. Steinway, along with views of the Arctic Ocean, Taiwan, Boston's Charles Street Inn and Williamstown, Massachusetts' The Orchards Hotel? Check out The Festival of Trees at Pittsfield, Massachusetts' Berkshire Museum, where you'll find the creation of the star of "Travel WITH Stephanie Abrams!", the syndicated radio show heard Sundays weekly coast-to-coast on the Business TalkRadio(tm) Network, in the 7pm to 9pm EST timeslot. Abrams' entry in the Festival of Trees, which runs through the end of December, features her favorite destinations worldwide, which aptly fits the museum's theme this year, "Around the World."
Flint Telecom Group, Inc.
Semotus Solutions and Software Spectrum Launch Reseller Partnership
LOS GATOS, Calif., Dec. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Semotus Solutions (AMEX:DLK), an innovative leader of software solutions for mobile enterprise applications, today announced that Software Spectrum has signed an agreement and joined the HipLinkXS Reseller program. Software Spectrum is the largest software reseller in the world, offering global business-to-business software solutions to over 8,000 customers spanning more than 114 countries.
ProAct IT Group
Proact IT Group Sells its Swiss Subsidiary
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Proact IT Group AB (publ) has decided to focus their efforts on the Nordics and the Baltic states and has accepted an offer from the management team at Proact Datasystems AG, the subsidiary in Switzerland.
Gunnebo to Distribute and Float Gunnebo Industrier in 2005
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 20, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Gunnebo AB has decided to recommend the AGM in 2005 that Gunnebo Industrier (currently the Gunnebo Engineering division) be distributed and separately listed on the stock market. The intention is to distribute all the shares in Gunnebo Industrier free of charge to Gunnebo's shareholders. This would enable Gunnebo to concentrate its business on security with focus on profitable growth. A separate listing for Gunnebo Industrier would improve its growth potential. Both Gunnebo and Gunnebo Industrier would have a strong financial position after the flotation of Gunnebo Industrier.