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AGM in Statoil
OSLO, Norway, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The annual general meeting (AGM) in Statoil ASA (OSE:STL) (NYSE:STO) resolved today, 7 May 2002, to adopt the annual report and accounts for 2001 as proposed by the board of directors.
The Party Goddess Offers Tips for Summer Entertaining
PASADENA, Calif., May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Party Goddess, Pasadena's own goddess of glamorous party ideas and innovation, has some tips to assist you with organizing a memorable summer bash. With a few easy twists on the old standbys, you can create the summer event that will be talked about for months.
Ahold stockholders adopt financial statements, dividend
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold (NYSE:AHO), the international food retailer and foodservice operator, welcomed almost 1,000 stockholders representing approximately 406 million common shares to its Annual General Meeting in The Hague.
Merrill Lynch and Henry Blodget Charged with Securities Fraud by the Pomerantz Firm on Behalf of Purchasers of Excite@Home
NEW YORK, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action charging Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. ("Merrill Lynch") (NYSE:MER) and its former Internet research analyst Henry M. Blodget ("Blodget") with issuing false and misleading analyst reports about At Home Corporation, doing business as Excite@Home ("Excite" or the "Company") (OTCBB:ATHMQ). The case was filed on behalf of investors who purchased the common stock of Excite during the period from August 18, 1999 through June 20, 2001, inclusive (the "Class Period").
InternetStudios Completes Corporate Restructuring
SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- InternetStudios.com, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ISTO), the parent company of OnlineFilmandTVSales.com, announced today that it has completed its corporate restructuring plan to reduce the Company's worldwide operating costs and strengthen its competitive position as the premier full-service web-based solution for marketing, transacting, tracking and delivery of filmed entertainment rights.
Annual General Meeting of Scribona
SOLNA, Sweden, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- At todays Annual General Meeting the board members MatsOla Palm, Hakan Larsson, Per-Henrik Berthelius, Stig-Olof Simonsson, Arne Dalslaaen, Espen Wollebekk and Lennart Svantesson were re-elected. Per Bragee had declined re-election.
Sandvik Annual General Meeting 2002
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 7, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sandvik AB's Annual General Meeting in Sandviken on 7 May approved the Board's proposed dividend of SEK 9.50 for the 2001 fiscal year. The record date to receive the dividend was set at Monday, 13 May 2002. Payment is expected through VPC on Thursday 16 May 2002.