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eLEC Communications Corp.
eLEC Announces First Quarter Results
NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- eLEC Communications Corp. (OTCBB:ELEC) today reported earnings of $705,799, or $.05 a share, for the first quarter of fiscal 2003 as compared to a net loss of ($1,164,670), or ($.07) a share, for the first quarter of fiscal 2002.
Harsco Unit Adds to U.K. Order Book for Railway Track Maintenance Machines
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that its Harsco Track Technologies (HTT) division continues to expand its growing railway track maintenance equipment presence in the U.K. with a new order from U.K. railway contractor GART Renewals, Ltd. for a multi-unit New Track Construction train. The order marks Harsco's first major direct sale to a U.K. railway contractor following a number of recent orders from the U.K.'s Network Rail system. Delivery is to be made in the latter part of this year. Terms of the order were not disclosed.
GE Ion Track
TSA Approves Use of GE Ion Track's Walk-through Explosive Detection Technology
WILMINGTON, Mass. April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- GE Ion Track, a provider of explosive trace detection equipment used to ensure public safety at airports, today announced that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has confirmed that the Entryscan3 completed and passed laboratory acceptance testing. The newly approved Entryscan3 is a non-intrusive walk-through explosives detection portal designed to detect explosives concealed on the body of terrorists attempting to circumvent checkpoint security. The Entryscan3 represents a significant breakthrough in explosives detection and will bolster existing airport and other high-threat facilities' checkpoint security measures. Entryscan3 is the first and only walk-through explosive trace detection system to have received the agency's laboratory acceptance.
The Copenhagen Stock Exchange Has Decided to Delist Skandia's Shares
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- As previously announced, Skandia (Other OTC:SKNFF) (LSE:SDIAq) has applied for a delisting of Skandia's shares from the Copenhagen Stock Exchange. The Copenhagen Stock Exchange decided today to delist the company from the Stock Exchange with effect from May 30, 2003. The last day of listing on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange will be May 28, 2003.
TeliaSonera Co-ordinates IT-Platforms for Customer Support, Product, Delivery and Financial Management
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 16, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- TeliaSonera (LSE:TLSNq) (Nasdaq:TLSN) has chosen Oracle E-Business Suite as platform for customer management and support, product management and delivery management and mySAP Business Suite as the common platform for the financial area. Accordingly, TeliaSonera will further develop existing Swedish solutions for customer support, product and delivery management and financial systems presently used in Finland.