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Trelleborg Makes Complementary Acquisition in Tunnel Seals Product Area
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trelleborg Engineered Systems, a business area within the Trelleborg Group, has signed an agreement to acquire operations related to the tunnel seals product area. The selling party is VIP Heinke Ltd. in the U.K. This will strengthen Trelleborg Engineered Systems' position as a leading global supplier of tunnel seals and, following the acquisition, the business area will be able to offer a full range of tunnel seals for both bored and immersed tunnels.
The Polish Power Exchange chooses OMX's trading and clearing system CONDICO
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- OMX, a world leading provider of marketplace solutions and services for the financial and energy markets, and Towarowa Gielda Energii, the Polish Power Exchange, have signed an agreement regarding the trading and clearing system CONDICO(TM). The agreement includes license, project and five-year support of the system, which will be used for the electricity spot and electricity derivatives market. The agreement also includes OMX setting up a green certificate register to enable trading of such certificates in the future.
Crucell Announces PER.C6 Licensing Agreement with Vascular Biogenics
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dutch biotechnology company Crucell N.V. (Euronext:CRXL) (Nasdaq:CRXL) announced today that it has signed a PER.C6(R) research license agreement with Israeli biopharmaceutical company Vascular Biogenics Ltd. The non-exclusive agreement allows Vascular Biogenics to use the PER.C6(R) cell line for the preparation and evaluation of gene therapeutics based on adenoviral vectors.
Metro Launches Edition in Ottawa
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro"), Torstar Corporation and CanWest MediaWorks today announced that it has launched an edition in Ottawa. Metro Ottawa is the fourth Metro publication to be launched in Canada, following highly successful debuts in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.
Notice of Annual General Meeting in Teleca AB (publ)
MALMO, Sweden, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The shareholders in Teleca AB (publ) are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of Teleca AB to be held on Thursday 27 April 2005, at 5:00 p.m. at Dockplatsen 1, Malmo, Sweden. From 4:00 p.m. a light meal will be served.