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Biacore: Annual General Meeting April 28, 2005
UPPSALA, Sweden, March 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Biacore International AB (SSE:BCOR) announces today its decision to invite the shareholders of Biacore International AB to an Annual General Meeting of shareholders on April 28, 2005. A notice of the AGM is attached.
Telelogic Announces Annual General Meeting
MALMO, Sweden, March 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders in Telelogic AB (publ) are hereby invited to Annual General Meeting on 28 April 2005 at 15.00 at Borshuset, Skeppsbron 2, Malmo. For those interested, a presentation of one of the Company's areas of operations will be given at 14.30.
Auditors' Liability at Skandia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In connection with the notice of Skandia's Annual General Meeting that was issued on 17 March 2005, the Board announced that an investigation into the possibility of holding Skandia's former auditors liable for damages was not yet completed.
Metro Expands in Hungary
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, March 31, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro"), the international newspaper group, today announced that Metro Hungary has expanded the national edition to cover five more cities. This latest move increases Metro Hungary's circulation by 50,000 copies to 380,000 copies per day. It is expected over time to increase Metro Hungary's official readership to close to 800,000 daily readers.
Horizon Offshore Inc.
Horizon Offshore, Inc. to Begin Trading on the OTC Bulletin Board; Provides Update Regarding Proposed Recapitalization and Refinancing of Indebtedness
HOUSTON, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Horizon Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOFF) announced that it has decided to voluntarily delist its shares of common stock from the Nasdaq National Market, effective as of the close of business on Friday, April 1, 2005. The Company's common stock is expected to be available for trading on the NASD OTC Bulletin Board when the market opens on Monday, April 4, 2005. The Company elected to delist its common stock from the Nasdaq National Market so that it may issue common stock and convertible preferred stock in the debt for equity exchange component of its proposed recapitalization without the lengthy delay associated with obtaining stockholder approval required under the Nasdaq Marketplace Rules.
The Red Hat Society, Inc.
The Red Hat Society Registers its 40,000th Chapter
FULLERTON, Calif., March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- More than one million Red Hatters have experienced fun and friendship with the Red Hat Society and women from all over the world are eagerly joining in. A social phenomenon that began when a few women decided to greet middle age with verve, humor and elan, the Red Hat Society has grown to include women of all ages, from all walks of life, with chapters in 29 countries.
Imagis Announces Year-End Results
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Imagis Technologies, Inc. ("Imagis") (OTCBB:IMTIF) (TSX-V:WSI) (XETRA:IGYA) announced today that its fiscal year revenues at December 31, 2004 were $1,032,970, a decrease of 24 percent over the previous fiscal year level of $1,355,742. Software revenues decreased by 27% to $639,805 for the year compared to the prior year level of $877,438. Support and services revenues for the year declined 18% to $385,075 from the prior year level of $469,575. As of March 15, 2005 Imagis has received orders totalling $2,100,000 that are not recorded as at December 31, 2004. Consequently, Imagis expects that revenues will increase in the first two quarters of 2005 when compared to the first two quarters of 2004 and will continue to increase as the company's new products and solutions continue to gain increasing customer acceptance.