latest news releases from the newsroom
Vodafone Sverige AB
Sharp, Nokia and Sony Ericsson to Launch new Camera-phones as part of Vodafone live!
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone (NYSE:VOD): Vodafone live! has been a great success on the Swedish mobile telephone market since its introduction in December last year. And it will become even hotter this spring when the Sharp GX10i and Nokia 3650 camera-phones are launched. By this summer, Vodafone Sweden also hopes to be able to offer the Sony Ericsson T610 as part of Vodafone live!
Trio Completes Delivery of Sonera's Mobile Office Solution
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trio has completed a delivery of an add-on order worth approximately 2M SEK for a continued expansion of the capacity in Sonera's mobile office solution for the Finnish corporate market. The order is based on Trio Mobile Office, a concept for mobile operators, enabling customers to switch from fixed to mobile telephony, either fully or in part.
Akzo Nobel: Management Change at Organon
ARNHEM, Netherlands, March 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- It has been mutually agreed that Hans Vemer will step down as President of Organon International, the human healthcare business of Akzo Nobel (Nasdaq:AKZOY), effective April 1, 2003.
Notice of Annual General Meeting of Skandia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders of Skandia Insurance Company Ltd. (publ) (Other OTC: SKNFF) are hereby summoned to the Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday, 15 April 2003, at 4 p.m. (Swedish time). Location: Globe Arena, Annex, Arenatorget, Entrance 2, Stockholm, Sweden.
Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP
Glancy & Binkow LLP, Representing Shareholders of VERITAS Software Corporation, Will Expand Class Period for Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit -- VRTS
LOS ANGELES, March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that Glancy & Binkow LLP, representing shareholders who purchased securities of VERITAS Software Corporation ("VERITAS" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:VRTS) between January 19, 2001, and January 16, 2003, inclusive (the "Class Period"), will amend the Class Period to begin April 19, 2000, in light of recent news.
Futuremedia Plc - BUPA, the UK's leading independent health care organisation, chooses Futuremedia
ARUNDEL, U.K., March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Futuremedia Plc (Nasdaq:FMDAY) today announces that BUPA, the global health and care organisation with more than 7 million members in 190 countries and with a worldwide staff of 40,000, has entered into a 3-year contract for the provision learning management system, hosting services and software integration to an existing PeopleSoft HR system. The contract will enable the organisation to train all 2,500 employees in its UK Insurance division via e-Learning, as well as manage traditional training courses and library materials.
Chitwood & Harley
March 25, 2003 is Deadline to File Lead Plaintiff Papers in Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Against Transkaryotic Therapies, Inc., Chitwood & Harley LLP Reminds Investors -- TKTX
ATLANTA, March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chitwood & Harley's website, www.classlaw.com, has a copy of the class action lawsuit it filed in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Transkaryotic Therapies, Inc. (Nasdaq:TKTX) or who sold put options, on the open market from January 4, 2001 through January 14, 2003 (the "Class Period"). If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff, you must move the Court for appointment no later than March 25, 2003. If you would like us to represent you in connection with any lead plaintiff motion, please contact us as soon as possible.
Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd.
Update at Impala
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) (JSE:IMP) (LSE:IMPLA) (Pink Sheets:IMPUY) confirms that the work stoppage at its operations on the Impala Lease Area in North West Province has continued today (20 March 2003).
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. -- AKLM
BALTIMORE, March 20, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action has been commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq:AKLM) between January 11, 2002 and September 19, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").