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Tekron, Inc. Announces Agreement to Purchase Substantial Stake in Three Exploration Properties
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tekron, Inc. (OTCBB:TKRN) announced that pending shareholder approval at the Company's annual meeting August 11, 2003, it has agreed to purchase with Tekron, Inc. shares, an interest in three exploration properties located in Northern Ontario, Canada. Under the agreement, Tekron, Inc. has agreed to keep the three properties held within a Canadian subsidiary in order to capture the beneficial tax treatment via "flow-through" funding. The first property, named the Delhi Project in which Tekron, Inc. will have a 50% interest, is located approximately 35 miles from Sudbury, Canada.
Old Mutual plc
Old Mutual plc Director's Retirement
LONDON, July 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mr. Murray Stuart, a non-executive Director of Old Mutual plc (Other OTC:ODMTF) (LSE:OML), retired from the Board of Old Mutual plc today upon reaching the age of seventy. He has also today ceased to be a member of the Company's Remuneration and Audit Committees. He had been a Director of the Company since March 1999, and was the senior independent non-executive Director and Chairman of the Nomination Committee until February 2003.
Bookham Technology Plc
Bookham Technology and BTI Photonic Systems form association to deliver optimized optical subsystems
ABINGDON, U.K., July 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bookham Technology plc (LSE:BHM) (Nasdaq:BKHM), a leading provider of components, modules and subsystems, principally for telecommunication networks, and BTI Photonic Systems, an innovative supplier of managed link transport systems for optical networks, announce a technology, product and commercial association to deliver optimized optical subsystems. To view this release as an Adobe (.pdf) visit the following link: http://reports.huginonline.com/911935/120646.pdf