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International Star, Inc.
International Star Inc. Announces Plans for a 3:1 Forward Split
HENDERSON, Nev., Feb. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- International Star, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ISRI) today announced that the Board of Directors has finalized plans for a 3:1 forward split of the company's common stock. As a result, shareholders of record date to be set will receive three shares for each share held, as of the close of business on an effective date to be set in February. As of today, the total number of shares outstanding for ISRI is 64,428,741, after the 3:1 forward split total number of shares outstanding will be 193,286,223. Full details of the action will be announced when the 3:1 forward split goes into effect later this month.
Record year for Volvo Trucks
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Feb. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- 2004 was the best year yet in Volvo Trucks' history. Deliveries increased by 29 percent to a record-beating 97,264 (75,312). There was considerable demand for heavy trucks on all the major markets in Europe, North and South America and Asia.
Information Meeting on Skandia's Market Position in Sweden
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gert Engman, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Skandia Sweden, and Urban Backstrom, President and CEO of Skandia Liv, will be sharing their views on Skandia's market position and business development in Sweden.