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Faruqi & Faruqi LLP
Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Filing of Class Action Lawsuit Against Footstar, Inc. -- FTS
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Notice is hereby given that a class action lawsuit was commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all purchasers of Footstar, Inc. ("Footstar" or the "Company") (NYSE:FTS) securities between February 8, 2002 and November 12, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period"). A copy of the complaint filed in this action can be viewed on the firm's website at www.faruqilaw.com.
Millicom International Cellular
Millicom International Cellular S.A. Announces Disposal of Mach S.A.
NEW YORK, LONDON, BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Millicom International Cellular S.A. (Nasdaq:MICC), the global telecommunications investor, today announces it has successfully completed the disposal of Multinational Automated Clearing House (MACH) S.A., the world's largest GSM clearing house, to Advent International, the private equity firm.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
AIB's U.S. Subsidiary Allfirst Files Third Quarter Form 10-Q
DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. (AIB) (NYSE:AIB) today advises that it's U.S. subsidiary Allfirst has filed its Form 10-Q for Quarter 3, 2002 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). A copy of this report is available on http://sec.freeedgar.com (key in Allfirst Financial and change ticker symbol to company name).
Emerging Company Report, Week of 11/15
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emerging Company Report is the nationally syndicated television program profiling emerging-growth companies (http://www.emergingcompany.com), featuring informative interviews with the CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
MTG: 'The Bar' Sold to Romania
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Modern Times Group MTG AB (Nasdaq:MTGNY) (Stockholm:MTGa) (Stockholm:MTGb), the international media group, today announced that Strix television has sold an option to Romania-based production house, Creative Vision International, to produce and broadcast its successful Reality TV format 'The Bar' in Romania.
PartnerTech Signs Collaboration Agreement with Saab Bofors Dynamics and Acquires Production Unit in Karlskoga
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- In accordance with their previous letter of intent, PartnerTech (Stockholm:PART) and Saab Bofors Dynamics have signed an extended collaboration agreement. PartnerTech is also acquiring the Bofors Dynamics machining center in Karlskoga. With some 120 employees, the unit generates annual sales of approximately SEK 150 million. The acquisition and collaboration agreement are expected to boost PartnerTech EPS immediately after the takeover.