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AB Volvo announces share repurchase
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Further to the decision taken by AB Volvo's Board of Directors on June 17, 2004, regarding repurchase of own shares, AB Volvo has, on Wednesday October 27, acquired 450,000 series B shares. The shares were traded between SEK 260 and 264.50.
Protect Data to Focus on Pointsec
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of Protect Data has decided to concentrate the company's activities on its mobile data security subsidiary Pointsec, where sales have been increasing rapidly. In consequence, the Solutions business unit will be restructured.
Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd
Basilea's BAL4079 Moves into Phase III
BASEL, Switzerland, Oct. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Basilea announced today the enrolment of the first patients into its phase III program investigating the efficacy and safety of BAL4079 (alitretinoin) in severe chronic hand dermatitis refractory to topical treatment.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against MetLife Inc. -- MET
BALTIMORE, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of MetLife Inc. (NYSE:MET) between April 5, 2000 through 9:31 a.m. Eastern Time, October 14, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
microHelix Announces Annual Shareholder Meeting
PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- microHelix, Inc. (OTCBB:MHLX), a manufacturer of complex cable assemblies and ultrasound probes for the medical and commercial markets, today announced that it has scheduled its 2004 annual shareholder meeting for 10:00 am, Pacific Time, on Thursday, December 30, 2004. The meeting will be held at the Company's offices in Portland, Oregon.