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WallSt.net Interviews CEO of Chilmark Entertainment Group, CFO of Manulife Financial Corp., and President and COO of Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates Inc.
NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Steven Strauss, CEO of Chilmark Entertainment Group (Pink Sheets:CMKK) discussed the company's three distinctive core competencies, and their role in the company's growth. He detailed the different long-term revenue streams, as well as the company's partnership with CRG Securities to deliver and develop the latest in cellular phone technology to the end-user. Strauss detailed the relationship between the company's product offerings and emerging cellular phone technology, and the distinct advantages the company has in this market over their competitors. The company is currently eyeing opportunities and agreements with cellular phone companies in Australia and in China, two booming markets with a large consumer base. Looking ahead, Strauss said the company feels that the execution of their business plan will put the company in a position to be a leader in the marketplace. "It'll be a generator of income, and position-wise, it'll be huge in the marketplace," he said.
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WallSt.net Interviews CEO of Avalon Gold Corp., And CEO of Pacific-Rim Mining
NEW YORK, Oct. 16 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Robert Waters, CEO of Avalon Gold Corp. (OTCBB:AVGC) discussed the company's role in the exploration of the Mayske Gold Deposit in the Ukraine. Waters detailed the timeline for this project, and projected gold production for the project. Other topics covered in the interview were the company's relations with Ukrainian officials, Avalon Gold Corp.'s current stock price and how the company plans to improve their shareholder's value. Waters detailed the inverse relationship between the sliding US dollar, and Gold, and discussed other prospective targets in the Mayske region.
Volvo -- Renault Trucks to sell Volvo Buses in France
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Oct. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- An agreement has been reached between Volvo Bus Corporation (Nasdaq:VOLVY) (Other OTC:VOLVF) (Other OTC:VOLAFK) and Renault Trucks covering the sale of Volvo buses by Renault Trucks in France.
Skanska sells three properties for SEK 144 M, with a gain of SEK 100 M
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska (Pink Sheets:SKSBF) (LSE:SKAbq) Project Development Sweden is selling the properties Vallgraven 4:5 in Gothenburg, Hans Michelsen 10 in Malmo and Instrument 17 in Stockholm in three separate transactions for a total of SEK 144 M. The gain on the sales is SEK 100 M, which will be reported in the fourth quarter. The properties were sold to three local parties.