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Telenor Commences Arbitration against Alfa under VimpelCom Shareholders' Agreement
FORNEBU, Norway, Nov. 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In response to breaches by Alfa of the provisions of the VimpelCom Shareholders Agreement that relate to the nomination of candidates for election to the Board of Directors of VimpelCom, Telenor has today commenced an arbitration proceeding against Alfa's affiliates, Eco Telecom Limited, Eco Holdings Limited and CTF Holdings Limited. The principal objective of this proceeding is to cause Alfa to comply with its obligations in the VimpelCom Shareholders Agreement. In light of the generally confidential nature of arbitration proceedings, it is Telenor's current intention not to comment further on this matter until the arbitration panel has rendered a decision.
Coattec Industries Plans to Market Antibacterial Coating in the U.S.
MAINZ, Germany, Nov. 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Coattec Industries, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CTCK) today announced that the Company is presently conducting a feasibility study with the objective of marketing its antibacterial coating technology in the United States. The coating has applications in filters for air conditioning systems and filters for vacuum cleaning units as well as wallpaper in hospitals and other public buildings where the existence and spread of bacteria is a problem.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Offers Customers New Link between America's Gateway in Atlanta and Growing Business Region of McAllen, Texas
ATLANTA, Nov. 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines will offer customers new nonstop flights between Atlanta and McAllen, Texas, effective Feb. 16, 2006, with twice-daily service between the two growing business centers. The new service, which will be operated by Delta Connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA), supports Delta's ongoing transformation strategy to add more flights to key business destinations from its hubs and focus cities and brings to nine the number of new domestic business destinations added from Atlanta since September.
m-Wise Revenues Up 74 Percent in First Nine Months of 2005
WILMINGTON, Del., Nov. 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- m-Wise, Inc. (OTCBB:MWIS), a leading technology provider of mobile content solutions for operators, ASPs, and content providers, today announced its consolidated financial results for the nine months ended, September 30, 2005.
Colts Running Back Edgerrin James Runs Wireless with Sports-Stuff
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sports-Stuff.com Inc. (Pink Sheets:SSUF), a publisher and distributor of sports and entertainment for wide scale mobile platforms, is pleased to announce it has acquired the wireless rights for three-time Pro-Bowl running back Edgerrin James of the Indianapolis Colts for a two-year period. Through an established network of wireless carriers and web portals, Sports-Stuff.com will create and publish high-quality voice ringtones and wireless web pages (WAP sites) dedicated to this NFL superstar.