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Delhaize Group Moves Company Support Center
BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels:DELB) (NYSE:DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, today announced that it will move its Brussels corporate Company Support Center later this year. The decision was taken in response to the limited space available at its Osseghem site following the growth of Delhaize Belgium and the corporate support functions over the last years.
Royal Numico NV
Royal Numico Press Statement
SCHIPHOL AIRPORT, Netherlands, May 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Italian antitrust authority has informed Royal Numico N.V. that it has extended the time period in which it will assess the potential implications on the Italian Baby Food market of Numico's intended take-over of Mellin, an Italian Baby Food company. The extension will be for a 45-day period.
Ahold Sustainability Report
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, May 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold: Please open the link in order to view the press release regarding the Ahold Sustainability Report.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Sells 11 Million Shares of Lyondell Chemical Company
LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) announced today that it has sold 11 million shares of Lyondell Chemical Company (LYO) for gross proceeds of approximately $300 million. This will result in a second quarter 2005 net income gain of approximately $90 million, or $.22 per share, and net after tax cash proceeds of approximately $244 million.