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Skanska Reduces Overhead Costs
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- During the year, Skanska has continuously reviewed the Group's selling and administrative expenses, with the aim of adapting these costs to current market conditions. The costs of the cutbacks in 2003 have been continuously charged to the earnings of the business units where the actions have been taken.
Dudley Eustace Completes His Work at Ahold
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Dec. 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold today announced that Dudley Eustace, the man brought in as interim CFO in March, has completed his term as a member of the Corporate Executive Board at Ahold. His primary responsibilities had been to stabilize the financial fundamentals of the company and recruit a permanent Chief Financial Officer.
Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein
Chicago Law Firm Much Shelist Announces Class Period for Class Action Suit On Behalf of Investors in MFS Mutual Funds -- MFCAX, MEIAX, MAAGX, MECAZ
CHICAGO, Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein, P.C. announces that a class action lawsuit is pending in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts on behalf of purchasers, redeemers and holders of shares of the MFS Mutual Funds set forth below (the "Funds") between December 15, 1998 and December 8, 2003, inclusive ("Class Period").
Dateline 2004: Osama Bin Laden Nukes U.S. City
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Dec. 18, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Is the above headline so unthinkable? Michael Moore is wrong: terrorism is still a threat. While the United States can count on our armed forces to win in a stand-up fight, says 27-year Army veteran Colonel Brian M. Rees, war alone is not likely to create a world free from terrorism. His new book, Terrorism, Retaliation, and Victory: Awaken the Soul of America to Defeat Terrorism without Casualties, is an illuminating and controversial guidebook for winning the war on terrorism without fatalities.