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Petroleum Geo-Services ASA
Petroleum Geo-Services ASA: PGS Trust I Preferred Securities Symbol Change
OLSO, Norway, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Petroleum Geo-Services ASA ("PGS") (Pink Sheets:PGOGY) (NYSE:PGO) (OSE:PGS) today announced that the Over-The-Counter ("OTC") and Pink Sheet symbol for its PGS Trust I 9 5/8 percent (Other OTC:PGOAY) (Other OTC:PGOAP) Pink Sheet Trust Preferred Securities will change from "PGOAY" to "PGOAP" effective as of Tuesday, March 25, 2003. PGS' American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) currently trade OTC and are quoted on the Pink Sheets under the ticker symbol "PGOGY."
Riddarhyttan Resources AB
Riddarhyttan Resources AB: New Drill Holes Completed in the Suurikuusikko Area
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Riddarhyttan Resources AB (Other OTC:RRHYF): to clarify the information in the press release from March 24, 2003, we release this restructured information. New drill holes completed in the Suurikuusikko area (Finland) demonstrate high gold grades over considerable widths, further highlighting increased gold resource potential both in new zones and depth extensions.
Nissan North America Signs Deal with Intentia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Leading automotive OEM is seeking higher levels of maintenance efficiency and productivity with less downtime using Movex Plant Maintenance, Intentia's (Other OTC:IAINF) best-of-breed asset management solution.
Biovitrum Initiates Phase II Study with its Diabetes Candidate Drug BVT.3498
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Biovitrum today announced the initiation of a Phase II clinical trial of BVT.3498, its lead compound for type 2 diabetes. The primary end-point of the study is improved glycaemia control. Safety, tolerability and several additional parameters related to the metabolic syndrome will be monitored as well. The placebo-controlled, double blind study will involve more than 100 type 2 diabetes patients at centres in Finland and Sweden.
Tornet: Notice of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders in Fastighets AB Tornet (publ) (Stockholm:TORN) are hereby notified that the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders will take place at 3 pm on Thursday, April 24, 2003 at the World Trade Center, New York-salen, Klarabergsviadukten 70 or Kungsbron 1, Stockholm.
VSM Group Main Sponsor of International Design Competition
HUSKVARNA, Sweden, March 25, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Starting this year, VSM Group will act as main sponsor for the international Young Fashion Designer Competition. "The purpose of the competition is to encourage and support young design students and give them the opportunity of being spotted by the fashion industry," says Lill Nylen, PR Director for VSM Group's global brands, Husqvarna Viking and Pfaff.