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New President for Skanska USA Building
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 2, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska has appointed Ron Oakley as the new President of business unit Skanska USA Building. He will assume his duties immediately, replacing Johan Karlstrom, Executive Vice President of Skanska AB, who has served as Acting President of Skanska USA Building since February.
AWG -- Video Interviews With CEO and FD
CAMBRIDGESHIRE, U.K., June 2, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AWG -- preliminary results. Indepth interview available now on www.cantos.com with Jonson Cox, Chief Executive and Scott Longhurst, Finance Director (LSE:AWG).
Antisoma and Heraeus Sign Agreement for Manufacture of AS1410
LONDON and HANAU, Germany, June 2, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cancer drug developer Antisoma (LSE:ASM) announces that it has signed an agreement with German specialist manufacturer Heraeus to provide supplies of AS1410 for clinical trials. Development of the drug, which is Antisoma's lead telomere targeting agent (TTA), has progressed rapidly, and the Company now expects its plan to start clinical trials next year will be achieved during the first half of 2006.
TeliaSonera: 150 years of Electric Data Transmission Between St. Petersburg and Helsinki
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 02, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- TeliaSonera: on June 4 this summer it was 150 years ago since the first electric data transmission started between Helsinki and St. Petersburg. The first electric telegraph line was completed between the two cities on June 4, 1855. TeliaSonera International Carrier's history in Russia goes as far back as to 1855. Today the company is one if the leading international providers of IP solutions in the region.