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Delhaize Group Announces Third Quarter 2002 Earnings Release Date
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Oct. 28, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels:DELB) (NYSE:DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, will release its third quarter 2002 earnings (ended September 30, 2002) on Thursday, November 7, 2002 at 8:00 a.m. CET. The press release will be available immediately after its publication on the Delhaize Group's Website at www.delhaizegroup.com.
NCC Sells Shareholding in Byggbetong i Norrland
SOLNA, Sweden, Oct. 28, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- NCC Roads has sold its 38-percent holding in Byggbetong i Norrland AB to Swerock, a company owned by PEAB. The divestment will have a marginal impact on NCC's earnings.
Sectra Expands Internationally with New U.K. Office
LINKOPING, Sweden, Oct. 28, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Swedish IT and medical technology company Sectra (Other OTC:SSBBF) (Stockholm:SECTb) continues its international expansion by opening an office in the U.K. The background is the growing demand from British hospitals for IT support to process digital radiology images, which is a result of the British government's increased focus on health and medical care. Great Britain is also a potential future market for Sectra's digital mammography system.
Amersham plc: 3rd Quarter Results
LONDON, Oct. 28, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the three months ended September 30, 2002, Amersham plc (LSE:AHM) (NYSE:AHM) (OSE:AHM) achieved sales of 378 million pounds (2001: 367 million pounds), up seven per cent at constant exchange rates and excluding discontinued business. Both Amersham Health and Amersham Biosciences performed well, with medical diagnostics and protein separations continuing to drive growth. Sales for the first nine months ended September 30, 2002 were 1,190 million pounds (2001: 1,150 million pounds), representing growth of seven per cent in Amersham Health and Amersham Biosciences.
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Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against The St. Paul Companies, Inc. -- SPC
BALTIMORE, Oct. 25, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who acquired The St. Paul Companies, Inc. (NYSE:SPC) securities between November 5, 2001 and July 9, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").