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TranXenoGen, Inc. -- Interim Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2003
SHREWSBURY, Mass., Sept. 4, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- TranXenoGen, Inc. (LSE:TXN) ("TranXenoGen" or the "Company"), the avian transgenic company based in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts and listed on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange, announces today its interim operating results for the six months ended 30 June 2003.Highlights
Frontline Ltd. -- Capital adjustments
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Sept. 04, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- One employee of Frontline (NYSE:FRO) has exercised options to acquire a total of 2,000 shares in Frontline. All shares have been acquired at a strike price of USD 8.60 per share. Total proceeds were USD 17,200.00.
Akzo Nobel to sell Catalysts, Coating Resins and Phosphorus Chemicals
ARNHEM, Netherlands, Sept. 04, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Akzo Nobel (Other OTC:AKZOF)(Nasdaq:AKZOY) intends to sell three businesses from its Chemicals portfolio to create more room to maneuver for the Company. Catalysts, Coating Resins and Phosphorus Chemicals will be divested. Hans Wijers, Chairman of the Board of Management, said: "Akzo Nobel will create value by moving towards a more consistent portfolio of businesses."
Trading of the OMHEX share starts today on Helsinki Exchanges
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 04, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- As of today the OMHEX share is listed on both Stockholmsborsen and Helsinki Exchanges under the codename OMH at Stockholmsborsen and OMH 1V on Helsinki Exchanges. Trading of the OMHEX share at Helsinki Exchanges starts for the first time when the market opens at 10.00 (local time).
First day of operations for OMHEX
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 04, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- OMHEX (Other OTC:OMGPF) today announces the first day of operations and the commencement of trading in the OMHEX share. Created through a merger between the Swedish company OM and the Finnish company HEX, the new company OMHEX is a leading provider of marketplace services and transaction technology, facilitating efficient securities transactions.
Ahold announces financial information on Albert Heijn and Stop & Shop for fiscal years 2000 - 2002
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Sept. 04, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- After consultation with the VEB (Dutch Association of Securities Owners), Ahold (NYSE:AHO) today published unaudited financial information for its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Albert Heijn and Stop & Shop, for fiscal years 2000 -- 2002. This information, subject to any audit-related adjustments, will be included in the business segment information contained in Ahold's Annual Report and Annual Report on Form 20-F for fiscal year 2002. The numbers below for Stop & Shop are given in USD but will be in Euros in the Annual Report and Form 20-F, using the applicable exchange rates for the relevant periods.