AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Friday, January 19, 2007

General Press Releases Friday January 19, 2007 17:34
SPIRIT AEROSYSTEMS...
WICHITA, Kansas: Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. will release its
fourth quarter and full-year 2006 financial results at 6.30
a.m. (CST), on Thursday, February 8.
www.spiritaero.com
www.spiritaero.com/investor.aspx
SKYPE INCREASES...
COLOGNE: They kept millions of users waiting for more than a
month, but Skype (eBay) has finally announced their new
"pricing strategy". VoipBuster could not believe it: instead of
lowering their prices they decided to put a new charge of 3,9
eurocents on all calls!! Time to switch, because VoipBuster,
the biggest rival of Skype, has announced more new countries
can be called for free.
ALTEON OPENS...
SINGAPORE: Alteon Training, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The
Boeing Company has announced the official opening of its
Singapore Training Centre.
www.alteontraining.com
UNIVERSAL COMPRESSION...
HOUSTON: Universal Compression Holdings, Inc. announced that
it has acquired B.T. Engineering Pte Ltd, a leading
Singapore-based fabricator of oil and gas, petrochemical,
marine and offshore equipment, including pressure vessels, FPSO
(floating production, storage and offloading) process modules,
terminal buoys, turrets, natural gas compression units and
related equipment.
www.universalcompression.com
www.sec.gov
APPLE IPHONE...
EL SEGUNDO, California: Each Apple iPhone sold will generate
a nearly 50 per cent gross margin for Apple Inc. and partner
Cingular Wireless, giving the companies a hefty profit, as well
as plenty of room for future price cuts, according to a
preliminary functional Bill of Materials estimate created by
iSuppli Corp.
www.isuppli.com
www.isuppli.com/news/default.asp?id=7308&m=1&y=2007
FANNIE MAE...
WASHINGTON, D.C.: Fannie Mae will redeem the principal
amount of MTN securities issues amounting to a total of US$15
million on January 28, 2007 at a redemption price equal to 100
per cent of the principal amount redeemed plus accrued
interest.
www.fanniemae.com
BETHESDA SOFTWORKS...
ROCKVILLE, Maryland: Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media
company, has confirmed the upcoming release of The Elder
Scrolls IV: Shivering Isles, the official expansion for the
award-winning The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.
www.elderscrolls.com
www.bethsoft.com
LICENSING AGREEMENT...
DANVILLE, California: ClinfoSource, provider of online Good
Clinical Practice training for clinical research professionals,
has entered into a licensing agreement with Quintiles
Transnational Corporation (Quintiles).
www.clinfosource.com
www.quintiles.com
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