latest news releases from the newsroom
San Cristobal Land Development
SCLD: Do You know About Panama's Billion-Dollar Coastline?
PANAMA CITY, Panama , July 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Can you imagine 180 miles of untouched Caribbean, white sandy-beach coastline within hours of 20 major North American cities? Are you looking for a beachfront retirement property at a 10th of the cost of most beachfront property that is available today? All this and more is waiting for smart investors in the Republic of Panama.
Peab to Build 10KM new Road in Jamtland
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, July 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab has won the contract to build 9.7 kilometres new road between Doda Fallet and Bispgarden in Jamtland. The client is the Swedish National Road Association and the contract amounts SEK 144 million.
Spirent Plc -- Notice of Results
Crawley, U.K., July 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Spirent plc (LSE:SPT) (NYSE:SPM), a leading international network technology company, announces that it intends to release its interim results for the six months to 30 June 2003 on Wednesday, 6 August 2003 before the opening of the UK market.
NCC to sell part of the Centralhuset property in Gothenburg for SEK 400 million
SOLNA, Sweden, July 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- NCC has signed a contract for the sale of a portion of the Centralhuset property in Gothenburg. The purchaser is Internationales Immobilien- Institut GmbH in Munich, Germany. The sale price will amount to about SEK 400 million. Any gain on the project will be recognized as income when the other parts of Centralhuset are sold.
AorTech International Plc
AorTech Signs License Agreement With Major US Medical Device Partner
LANARKSHIRE, U.K., July 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AorTech International plc ("AorTech") announces the signing of a license and supply agreement for its proprietary silicone-polyurethane co-polymer technology with a major US supplier of medical devices. The specific financial terms are confidential, but the agreement is exclusive for the life of the corresponding patents and restricted to certain cardiovascular applications. AorTech expects income from up-front license fees, milestone payments, royalties and material supplies and anticipates that the partnership will lead to co-development work in the future.
Investor AB Interim Report January - June 2003
STOCKHOLM, July 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Investor's net asset value on June 30, 2003 amounted to SEK 68,701 m. (SEK 90 per share), compared with SEK 62,869 m. (SEK 82 per share) on December 31, 2002, an increase of 9 percent.
Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline reach settlement in Augmentin ITC lawsuit
BASEL, Switzerland, July 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Novartis (NYSE:NVS) announced that its affiliate companies have reached an agreement with GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK) over lawsuits related to GSK's claimed Augmentin trade secrets. The lawsuits were filed with the US International Trade Commission (ITC) and state courts in Colorado and North Carolina.