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OMHEX Notice to attend the AGM
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The shareholders of OM HEX AB (publ) are hereby given notice to attend the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Thursday, March 25, 2004 at 17.30 CET at Hotel Rival, Mariatorget 3 in Stockholm.
Press release from Skandia and Skandia Liv
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Press release from Skandia and Skandia Liv Skandia and Skandia Liv have initiated talks on the handling of the matter of possible prohibited profit distribution pertaining to the asset management agreement that was entered into in early 2002 in connection with the sale by Skandia of its asset management business to Den norske Bank (DnB).
Observer recruits new Managing Director for Sweden and Nordic region
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Andreas Falkenmark has been named the new manager of the Observer group's operations in Sweden and the Nordic & Baltic region. The job of regional manager and Managing Director of Swedish operations entails responsibility for integrating Observer's and Waymaker's entire offering in the Nordic and Baltic countries.
Acquisition Of Amersham Plc -- Scheme Document Posted
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, U.K., Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Recommended share exchange acquisition of Amersham plc ("Amersham") by General Electric Company and GE Investments, Inc. (together "GE") by means of a scheme of arrangement (the "Scheme") under section 425 of the Companies Act 1985 (the "Acquisition")GE and Amersham announce that the documentation for the Scheme (the "Scheme Document") in relation to the Acquisition will be posted to Amersham Shareholders today.
Millicom International Cellular
Millicom Shareholders Approve Stock Split
NEW YORK, LONDON and BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, Feb. 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Millicom International Cellular S.A. ("Millicom") (Nasdaq:MICC) announces that the extraordinary general meeting of shareholders held on Monday, February 16, 2004 approved a stock split of the issued shares of Millicom, by which each share with a par value of $6 is split into four new shares with a par value of $1.50 each. The stock split will be effective on February 20, 2004 with a record date of February 17, 2004.