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Fresh success in Australia; Scania Sells 214 City Buses
SODERTALJE, Sweden, May 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scania city buses continue to enjoy success in Australia, most recently with the sale of 44 buses to the capital, Canberra, and 170 to Adelaide. Forty-two of the Adelaide vehicles will be 18-metre articulated models. "These contracts have enabled us to strengthen our grip on the Australian bus market," commented Kaj Farm, MD of Scania Australia.
Winston & Strawn
Winston & Strawn to Open London Office
CHICAGO, May 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm of Winston & Strawn today announced that it will open a much anticipated London office with two partners, heavily experienced in international transactions, who will join Winston from the London office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.
Golar LNG First Quarter Results
OSLO, Norway, May 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Golar LNG (Nasdaq:GLNG) reports net income of $9.7 million for the three months ended March 31, 2003 and operating income of $16.9 million as compared to $9.0 million and $16.6 million respectively for the three months ended March 31, 2002.
Notice to Annual General Meeting of Sectra AB June 26, 2003
LINKOPING, Sweden, May 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Annual General Meeting of shareholders in Sectra AB will be held at 4 p.m. on Thursday June 26, 2003 at Collegium, Teknikringen 7, Linkoping, Sweden. Enclosed you find a copy of the notice which today has been published in the Swedish newspapers Svenska Dagbladet and PoIT.
Old Mutual plc
Old Mutual plc Investor Presentations on SA Activities
LONDON, May 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Old Mutual plc is making a series of presentations today on its South African businesses to institutional and stock broking analysts. Julian Roberts, Group Finance Director, Old Mutual plc, is hosting the presentation day at Old Mutual Place, 2 Lambeth Hill, London EC4.
Trintech Group Plc
Trintech Reports Fiscal Year 2004 First Quarter Financial Results
DUBLIN, Ireland and DALLAS, May 28, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trintech Group PLC (Nasdaq:TTPA) (Prime Standard (Regulated Market):TTP), a leading provider of secure payment infrastructure solutions, today announced first quarter revenues of $10.2 million and a basic and diluted net loss per equivalent American Depositary Share (ADS) of ($0.04) as calculated in accordance with U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), compared with a basic and diluted net loss per ADS of ($0.75) for the first quarter last year.
Dobson Communications Corporation
Dobson Communications Executive Sells 79,475 Shares
OKLAHOMA CITY, May 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dobson Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DCEL) announced that Bruce R. Knooihuizen, executive vice president and chief financial officer, today sold 79,475 DCEL shares under a written sales plan under SEC Rule 10b5-1. Proceeds from the sales will be used to pay income tax liabilities, he said. Today's sales complete the sales plan. The shares that were sold represent less than seven percent of Mr. Knooihuizen's total holdings in Dobson common stock.
PAB Bankshares, Inc.
PAB Bankshares, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2003 Dividend
VALDOSTA, Ga., May 27, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of PAB Bankshares, Inc. (AMEX:PAB), the holding company for The Park Avenue Bank of Valdosta, Georgia, announced the approval of a quarterly dividend of $.03 per share payable July 15, 2003 to the stockholders of record on June 30, 2003. The payment of this dividend was approved by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta as required by a Resolution adopted by the Board on May 20, 2002. This marks the second consecutive quarter that the Company has received regulatory approval to pay a dividend. On April 15, 2003, the Company paid a $.03 dividend to stockholders of record on March 31, 2003.