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GN Store Nord
GN Store Nord AGM 2003
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- As announced GN Store Nord (Other OTC:GGNDF) held its AGM today. The Chairman's report was adopted and the 2002 annual report was approved. The proposals submitted by the Supervisory board were approved. The Supervisory board was re-elected, Asger Domino and Joergen Bardenfleth were elected as members.
Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits
Popeyes(r) Brings a Brand New Day to World-Famous New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival; New Orleans Icon Fats Domino to Headline New Day
ATLANTA, April 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- When Popeyes(r) Chicken & Biscuits, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFCE), signed on as a major sponsor of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival back in December, cheers could be heard up and down the bayou. Because of Popeyes' commitment, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is adding a new day to its signature event for the first time in more than a decade. Jazz Fest's new opening day -- Thursday, April 24 -- will kick off the annual springtime event showcasing the music, food, crafts and culture of Louisiana. Fats Domino is the headliner for the day.
Old Mutual plc
Old Mutual plc: Share Interests
LONDON, April 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Old Mutual plc (Other OTC:ODMTF) (LSE:OML) has been informed, by a letter dated 31 March 2003 received today, that the notifiable interest, for the purposes of Part VI of the Companies Act 1985, of Barclays PLC in the ordinary shares of 10p each in Old Mutual plc has increased to 4.00%.The shares are held through the following entities:
Sonoran Energy, Inc.
Sonoran Energy to be Featured on MacReport
LOS ANGELES, April 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sonoran Energy (OTCBB:SNRN) is scheduled to be featured on MacReport.Net to increase its exposure to the investor community. Sonoran Energy has had a very positive recent history and is poised for growth and expansion. The MacReport.Net is an information and media company that provides a Web-based forum for public and private issuers to communicate corporate audio and video news content to the business, financial and investing community through its Web site, located at http://www.macreport.net. The MacReport.Net also plans to provide creative and production services to develop visual events ranging from live coverage of merger announcements to public relations campaigns to new product introductions.
Old Mutual plc
Old Mutual plc: Head office relocation
LONDON, April 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Old Mutual plc ("Old Mutual") (Other OTC:ODMTF) has exercised a break option, effective from October 2003, over its the lease of its current head office premises at Lansdowne House in Berkeley Square, London. With effect from October 1, 2003, Jim Sutcliffe, Old Mutual's Chief Executive and the rest of Old Mutual's head office team will be relocating to Old Mutual Place, 2 Lambeth Hill, EC4V 4GG.Old Mutual Place is a 200,000 sq ft building in the City which is already home to UK operating subsidiaries, Gerrard and GNI Fund Management.
Lundbergs Annual General Meeting
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lundbergs' Annual General Meeting on Thursday, April 3 adopted the Board of Directors' proposal that a dividend of SEK 6.00 per share be paid for the 2002 fiscal year, which corresponds to an increase compared with the SEK 5.75 paid for the preceding year. The record date for dividends is April 8, 2003 and dividend payment will commence on April 11, 2003.
GeoResources, Inc. 2002 Earnings Up 116%
WILLISTON, N.D., April 3, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- GeoResources, Inc. (Nasdaq:GEOI) today reported 2002 net income increased 116% to $91,000 or $0.02 per share on revenue of $3,849,000 compared to 2001 net income of $42,000 or $0.01 per share on revenue of $3,978,000. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, depletion and amortization (EBITDA) for the year was $890,000, a 2% increase from the prior year.