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Anoto Group to Restructure and Reduce Its Staff
LUND, Sweden, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The purpose of Anoto's restructuring initiative is to ensure a more efficient, transparent organization. The change stems from the desire on the part of Anoto's partners to assume greater responsibility for developing and introducing new products, as well as the company's strategic goal of focusing on technology solutions. As a result, the company will reduce its staff and issue notices of termination to some ten employees.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Vodafone Start means all-time low fixed network calls for all Vodafone's consumers
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- A month ago Vodafone launched the cheapest mobile telephony service yet for fixed line calls for customers under 26. It was a resounding success and Vodafone is now following it up with a new subscription form - Vodafone Start -- which offers Vodafone's consumer customers the chance to make fixed line calls for only SEK 0.10/minute evenings and weekends. This is the first mobile telephony subscription with a per-minute price for fixed line calls that is even lower than some fixed network subscriptions.
Skanska to construct biomedical research center in US for SEK 1.2 billion
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska has been awarded the construction management contract for a biomedical research center in Baltimore, Maryland. The contract, amounting to SEK 1.2 billion (USD 166 M), is included in order bookings for the third quarter of 2004. The customer is the federal government's National Institutes of Health (NIH).
SABMILLER -- US site visit video interviews
LONDON, Sept. 28, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SABMILLER -- investor and analyst US site visit. Yesterday SABMiller held a seminar for investors and analysts at Miller Brewing Company in Wisconsin where it updated the financial community on Miller's three-year turnaround programme which is at the halfway point.
Scientific Industries, Inc. Reports 290% Increase in Net Income for Fiscal Year 2004
BOHEMIA, N.Y., Sept. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scientific Industries, Inc. (OTCBB:SCND) reported today significantly higher net income of $248,700 ($.26 per basic share) for fiscal year ended June 30, 2004 as compared to $63,800 ($.07 per basic share) for fiscal year ended June 30, 2003, resulting from higher sales and lower production costs.