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AngelCiti Entertainment, Inc.
AngelCiti Acquires CityPoker.com to Spearhead Online Poker Operations
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- AngelCiti Entertainment, Inc. (OTCBB:AGEL) announced that it has purchased CityPoker.com to spearhead its online poker operations. CityPoker.com will be spun off into AngelCiti's recently purchased Midas Entertainment subsidiary, which will soon be trading under its own ticker symbol. Midas Entertainment is pursuing some attractive financing and strategic alliance opportunities, which should further enhance the value of the transaction.
Wolters Kluwer Divests Austrian Publisher Bohmann
AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wolters Kluwer, a leading multinational publisher and information services company, has completed the divestiture of Bohmann, an Austrian publishing company, to its management. Financial details on the management buy-out will not be disclosed.Bohmann, located in Vienna, Austria, is one of the leading Austrian publishers of trade journals in the areas of transport and travel, craftsmanship and environmental issues. These publications are no longer consistent with Wolters Kluwer's core activities.
Elekta Establishes New Subsidiary in Australia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Elekta, a world-leading supplier of advanced and innovative radiation oncology and neurosurgery solutions, today on Thursday, June 24, 2004 started up operations of its new subsidiary organization in Australia, Elekta Pty. Ltd.
Bookham Technology Plc
Bookham Technology Plc -- Statement re Proposal to Reincorprate in the United States
OXFORDSHIRE, U.K., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bookham Technology plc ("Bookham" or the "company") (LSE:BHM) (Nasdaq:BKHM), a leading provider of optical components, modules and subsystems used in various applications and industries, including telecommunications, today announced that the board of directors of Bookham (the "Board") has approved a proposal to change the corporate domicile of Bookham to the United States.
Xenova Group PLC
Xenova to Host R&D Days
SLOUGH, U.K., June 24, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Xenova Group plc (LSE:XEN) (Nasdaq:XNVA) will next week host an Investor/Analyst R&D Day in both New York and London. The event in New York will be held at 08:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday 29 June and the London event will take place at 08:30 a.m. BST on Friday 2 July. The New York R&D Day will be webcast and can be accessed by going to the Company website at www.xenova.co.uk. Xenova's senior management and senior scientific staff will discuss the Company's clinical development programmes, with a focus on TransMID(tm), the Company's candidate for treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme, and will also include presentations on TA-CD and TA-NIC, the Company's addiction vaccines, the Novel DNA Targeting Agents, and XR303, a candidate for the treatment of pancreatic cancer.
FieldTurf is the Choice at Rutgers
DALTON, Ga., June 23, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Add Rutgers Stadium on the campus of Big East member Rutgers University to the growing list of Division I football stadiums who have decided to install FieldTurf. That decision was jointly announced today by RU Athletics Director Robert Mulcahy and FieldTurf CEO John Gilman. The installation of the new FieldTurf surface will be completed in time for the Scarlet Knights' 2004 home football opener against Michigan State.