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New Company, Amerirad, Forms to Address Looming Radiologist Shortage
MORGANTOWN, W.V., Jan. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- A new company with a novel approach to dealing with the radiologist shortage announced its formation today. Amerirad, headquartered in Morgantown, West Virginia, will begin providing final radiology reports to hospitals and clinics across the country via its staff of board-certified radiologists using innovative teleradiology technology from Philips Medical Systems.
Accesstel Announces 2005 French Toast Renewal
FAIRFIELD, N.J., Jan. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Accesstel, Inc. (OTCBB:ASTI)-- Global Invest Holdings Inc. -- has secured for the second consecutive year private label orders from The Sockyard Company, Inc. for the French Toast(r) Brand of Children's tights licensed from Lollytogs, LTD. In 2004, Global Invest's sales to The Sockyard Company were nearly $500,000.00.
Arkados Inc. Announces Award of U.S. Patent
NORTH PLAINFIELD N.J., Jan. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- CDKnet.com, Inc. (OTCBB:CDKN) announced today that its subsidiary, Arkados Inc., a developer of highly integrated System-on-Chip solutions incorporating powerline communications, was awarded U.S. patent 6,844,809 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
TeliaSonera Sweden launches digital TV via broadband
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- TeliaSonera Sweden is now launching a digital television service for its broadband subscribers. The new service complements TeliaSonera Sweden's Internet and telephony offerings. Sweden's households can now have the same provider for so-called triple play services -- television, Internet and fixed telephony. The new service, Telia Digital TV, can be ordered as of today (January 27, 2005).
DSM to be Full Owner of Roche (Shanghai) Vitamins Limited in Shanghai, China
HEERLEN, The Netherlands, Jan. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Royal DSM N.V., headquartered in Heerlen, The Netherlands, announced that it has reached principal agreement with Shanghai Pharmaceutical Group (SPG) in Shanghai, Peoples Republic of China to acquire the equity interests of SPG in the joint venture between DSM and SPG, named Roche (Shanghai) Vitamins Limited (RSVL). After this acquisition of the 36% share participation of SPG, RSVL will be a wholly owned subsidiary of DSM (Nutritional Products) and in due course will be renamed DSM Vitamins (Shanghai) Ltd.According to the agreement signed between DSM and SPG, DSM will acquire the equity interest held by SPG in Roche (Shanghai) Vitamins Limited for the sum of approximately EUR 10 million ( USD 13,8 million).
OMX Invitation to Press and Analyst Briefing
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 27, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In conjunction with the release of the OMX Year-end Financial Statement 2004, we would like to invite you to a press and analyst briefing at OMX's head office: