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Skanska receives extended service contract valued at about SEK 1 billion
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska Facilities Management has signed an agreement with an existing customer whereby Skanska continues to be responsible for the customer's internal services. The new agreement is valued at SEK 990 M and covers a three-year period. The assignment comprises internal services for various facilities in Sweden.
ebookers Trading Statement
LONDON, Jan. 19, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ebookers plc (Nasdaq:EBKR) (LSE:EBR) Europe's No.1 retail online travel agency today gives an update on trading for October-December 2003 (Quarter 4) and trading to date in 2004.
The Sword and the Scalpel -- New Novel Presents Historically Accurate Account of Civil War Medicine
MISSOULA, Mont., Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The bloody Civil War changed many things for the future of the young country. One of these changes would come in the field of medicine, as the practices of the gory field hospitals were advanced upon in later wars. One of the most authentic renditions of Civil War field medicine, the new novel, The Sword and the Scalpel (now available through 1stBooks), by Earl Wagner Wharton, presents a historically accurate account of the goriest war in American history.
Emerson Poynter LLP
Emerson Poynter LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Dynacq Healthcare, Inc. and Certain Officers and Directors
HOUSTON, Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emerson Poynter LLP, a Houston, Texas based securities class action trial law firm, announced today that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division, on behalf of all those who purchased or acquired the securities of Dynnacq Healthcare, Inc. ("DYIIE" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:DYIIE) and formerly (Nasdaq:DYII) During the period from January 14, 2003 and December 18, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The Complaint names Dynacq healthcare, Inc., Philip S. Chan, and Chiu M. Chan as defendants. A copy of the complaint can be obtained from the Court or by making a toll-free call to the Firm.
Juxtapositions Times Three -- Author offers three books of short verse
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the tradition of Japanese haiku and senryu, but with a contemporary twist, Robert Boni writes about life's typical moments, emotions and reality. He celebrates life, creativity and poetry in three new books, Jux-ta-po-si-tions Volume I, Volume II and Volume III (all available through 1stBooks).
Growing With the Help of the Cosmos -- New novel tells of strong young woman who deals with abusive past and death of husband
PENNGROVE, Calif., Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Julia Parks, an independent, self-made woman, disappeared after the sudden death of her husband. The reader meets her in the sweltering heat of Mexico, where an old psychic says she will remarry within the year. An ardent believer in the cosmos, Julia mails wedding invitations without a name for the groom. In C.K. Veale's new novel, The Reluctant Bride (now available through 1stBooks), Julia finds herself back at home with a needy sister and an abusive mother, following the cosmos' plan for her life, however strange it may be.