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Bexil Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- A quarterly dividend distribution of $.22 per share for the quarter ending September 30, 2002 was declared today by Bexil Corporation (AMEX:BXL), payable September 30, 2002 to shareholders of record September 16, 2002.
STRIX Success Continues
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Modern Times Group MTG AB (Nasdaq:MTGNY), the international media group, today announced that STRIX television has continued its TV ratings success with latest reality TV format, the dating show 'Harem.' 29% of television viewers over the age of 4 in France watched the final show in the current run on leading French TV channel 'M6,' entitled 'Operation Seduction' and doubled M6's average viewing numbers during this prime time evening slot.
Peab Builds the Stockmann Centre in Riga
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, Sept. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peabs subsidiary J.O.Z. Peab Group will be the general contractor in building the shopping centre Stockmann Centre in Riga, Latvia.
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United Online to Present at the Morgan Stanley 7th Annual Global Communications Conference
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., Sept. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of value-priced Internet access through its NetZero and Juno consumer brands, today announced that the company will present at Morgan Stanley's 7th Annual Global Communications Conference on September 9, 2002 in Miami, Fla. Mark R. Goldston, chairman, CEO and president, and Charles S. Hilliard, executive vice president, finance and CFO, will speak at the event. The company is scheduled to present at 4:30 p.m. EDT (1:30 p.m. PDT).
Virage Will Showcase Latest Content Management Software at IBC 2002 Conference
SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Virage, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRGE), a leading provider of video and rich media communication software, today announced that it will showcase its newest software solutions for professional video production, Internet publishing, and webcasting at the IBC 2002 Conference in Amsterdam, September 13-17 at the RAI Convention Center. Located in Booth #2.131, Virage will demonstrate its VS Production(tm), VS Publishing(tm), VS Webcasting(tm), and VS Learning(tm) applications for media & entertainment companies, corporations, government agencies and universities.
Virage CEO Acquires Shares on the Open Market
SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 5, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Virage (Nasdaq:VRGE) today announced that Paul G. Lego, chief executive officer, purchased 209,400 shares of Virage stock on the open market over the past four weeks at an average price of $0.72 per share. The purchases were completed during the company's open trading window.