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Usinor: Sales for the Third Quarter 2001
PARIS, Nov. 7, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Consolidated net sales of Usinor (PSE:USI) for the third quarter of 2001 amounted to 3.277 million euros, compared to 3.651 million for the third quarter of 2000, or a 10.3% decrease on a comparable basis.
Carnegie: Incentive Program
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 7, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Carnegie's (SSE:CAR) board has, as was indicated in connection with the listing of Carnegie in June 2001, decided to call an extraordinary general meeting for November 28, 2001, at which it will propose to shareholders that an incentive program be introduced for all current employees within the Carnegie group. At the meeting it will be proposed that up to SEK 240 000 of bonds are issued with a maximum of 2,400,000 detachable warrants. The proposed issue is to be made to a wholly-owned subsidiary, which will transfer these warrants without charge to employees within the Carnegie group.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Amends and Extends Offer for Newport News Shipbuilding
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 6, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today amended its offer for all outstanding shares of common stock, including associated rights, of Newport News Shipbuilding Inc. (NYSE:NNS) pursuant to an amended Registration Statement on Form S-4 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Northrop Grumman also announced that it has extended its amended offer from Nov. 8, 2001, to Nov. 19, 2001, at midnight E.S.T.
Center Trust, Bio-Rad Laboratories, Integrated Information Systems and American Safety Insurance Group Events to Be Broadcast by Vcall Over the Internet
RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 6, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Center Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CTA), Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (AMEX:BIOa) (AMEX:BIOb), Integrated Information Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:IISX) and American Safety Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:ASI) will broadcast their investor communication events over the Internet, Vcall, a Service of World Investor Link announced today.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
Ocwen Financial Corporation Schedules Conference Call For 3rd Quarter 2001 Results
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Nov. 6, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN) will hold its 3rd Quarter 2001 conference call and audio webcast on Thursday, November 8, 2001, at 4:00 p.m. (EDT), to review the Company's quarterly operating results. These events will follow Ocwen's pre-market release of its 3nd Quarter 2001 earnings press release. The press release will also be available on the Ocwen Financial Corporation Shareholder Relations website at www.ocwen.com.