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Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. (AIB) announces Independent Assurer
DUBLIN, Ireland, May 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") (NYSE:AIB) has today announced that Mr Lauri McDonnell has been appointed as the independent assurer of the investigation into certain foreign exchange charges made by AIB. This appointment has been approved by the Irish Financial Services Regulatory Authority (IFSRA). Mr McDonnell, who is a former Comptroller and Auditor General, will take up this post with immediate effect. He will have access to external independent audit expertise in carrying out the investigation, which is to be completed by mid-June.
Megola CEO, Joel Gardner Featured on Wall Street Reporter
CORUNNA, Ontario, Canada, May 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Megola, Inc. (OTCBB:MGOA), a leading solution provider in physical water treatment, microbiological control, waste-water treatment and air purification, announced today that the company's CEO, Joel Gardner was interviewed today by the Wall Street Reporter and that the entire interview can be heard online at www.wallstreetreporter.com.
Paragon Real Estate Equity and Investment Trust
Paragon Announces Operating Results for First Quarter Ended March 31, 2004
CLEVELAND, May 14, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Paragon Real Estate Equity and Investment Trust (AMEX:PRG) today announced operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2004. Net loss attributable to common shares decreased to approximately $133,000, or $0.00 per share, compared to a net loss of approximately $245,000, or $0.05 per share, for the same period of 2003.