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Atlas Minerals Inc.
Atlas Announces Third Quarter Financial Results
DENVER, Nov. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Minerals Inc. (OTCBB:ATMR) (the "Company") announced today its financial results for the nine months ended September 30, 2003. As of September 30, 2003 the Company had a working capital deficit of $84,000 and a cash balance of $12,000. The Company reports total assets of $700,000 and total liabilities of $450,000.
ViroPharma and Schering-Plough Enter Into Agreement For New Intranasal Formulation of Pleconaril
EXTON, Pa. and KENILWORTH, N.J., Nov. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) and Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE:SGP) today announced that the companies have entered into an option agreement to license ViroPharma's intranasal formulation of the antiviral compound pleconaril to Schering-Plough for the treatment of the common cold in the United States and Canada. The new intranasal formulation of pleconaril represents an optimized delivery approach for this compound.
Press Release from Skandia's Board
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Following the Annual General Meeting, Skandia's Board decided on May 6, 2003 to commission Attorney Otto Rydbeck and Authorized Public Accountant Goran Tidstrom to investigate certain areas of Skandia's operations. The assignment was to include transactions between Skandia and Skandia Liv, the principles of the embedded value method and the processes related to compensation and incentive programs.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Named 'Manufacturer of the Year' by Society of Manufacturing Engineers
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been named 2003 Manufacturer of the Year for the Desert Pacific Region by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), the world's leading professional society supporting manufacturing education. The company was selected for its innovative and high-quality products, exceptional industry leadership, and support and coordination of the interactive, technical symposium series for the WESTEC 2003 conference last March in Los Angeles.
Relieve a Little Holiday Meal Planning Stress
CARSON CITY, Nev., Nov. 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Here are some kitchen-math challenges that you don't want to deal with under the pressure of Holiday Season meal preparation. The KitchenCalc(tm) will scale your favorite recipes and determine just the right number of servings and portions. Quickly and accurately find how many "Pinches" equal a Tablespoon or Teaspoons in 1/3 Cup. It will easily convert Gallons to Pints, Liters or Milliliters; dry Ounces to Pounds and Kilograms and visa-versa.