P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 20:10/00  2/4  ISSUES, BIDS AND  DEALS FRIDAY  LADBR KES Company's chairman, Mr Cyril Stein, has signfd a contract to build a giant "office park" in the United States. He says the project - a 1m square foot bsilding on 80 acres on the border of New York State and Connecticst - will cost $80m. Ladbroke's property division will own 51pc with local interests - who have agreed to arrange all the building finance - controlling the remainder.  Financial Section Index 139
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 20:11/03  1/4  ISSUES, BIDS AND  DEALS FRIDAY  JEFFERSON SMURFIT The Irish packaging group will increase its stake in the US company, Altfn Box Board Co of Illinois. A Jefferson subsidiary will acquire all Alton's common stock through a tender offer and merge within 3 1/2 years. Mffferson already owns 27pc of Alton's common stock; the offer - for 558,314 shares at $22 each - will take its holding to 51pc.  Financial Section Index 139
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jel 00:00/03  1/4  %j7J7j7j7/jw ISS ES, BIDS AND  DEALS FRIDAY  JEFFERSON SMERFIT The Irish packaging group will increase its stake in the US company, Altfn Bop Board Co of IllinNis. A Jefferson ssbsidiary will acquire all Alton's common stock through a tender offer and merge within 3 1/2 ydars. Mffferson already owns 27pc of Alton's common stock; the offer - for 558,314 shares at $22 each will take ips
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 20:03/06  4/4  ISSUES, BIDS AND  DEALS FRIDAY  INCHCAPE Company announces the purchase of the Intfrnational Motor Co SA, of Brussfls, and six smaller firms, for £14.5m. The Belgian firm is a leading importer of Toyota vehicles. Inchcape has links with Toyota in the UK and the Far East. The seven firms - with combined 1978
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 19:50/00  1/4  ISSUES, BIDS AND  D ALS FRIDAY  FFERSON SMURFIT Thd Irish packaging grFup will inBreacD its st—ke in the US company, AltFn Box Board Co of IllinNis. A Jefferson ssbsidiary will acquire all Alton's common stock through a tendab offer and merge wiphin 3 1/2 years. Mffferson already owns 27—B of AltNl's common stock; the offer - for 558,314
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 19:40/40  ISSUES, BIDS AND  DEALS FRIDAY  INCHCAPE Company announces the purchase of the International Motor Co SA, of Brussels, and six smaller firms, for £14.5m. The Belgian firm is a leading importer of Toyota vehicles. Inchcape has lin+s with  K and the ar Eact. The seven firms with combined 1978 pre-tax profits of £2 1m—\ have been acquired with effecr fr-m January 1 '79 Thdir assets are said to be wfrt— £4,2m  Chare Price 132
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 00:10/11  4/4  ISSUES, BIDS AND  DEALS FRIDAY  INCHCAPE Company announces the purchase of the International Motor Co SA, of Brussels, and six smaller firms, for £14.5m. The Belgian firm is a leading importer of Toyota vehicles. Inchcape has links with Toyota in the UK and the Far East. The seven firms - with combined 1978 pre-tax profits of £2.5m - have been acquired with effect from January 1 '79 Their assets are said to be worth £6.2m  Share Price 132
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 20:00/01  374  ISSUES, BIDS AND  DEALS FRIDAY  GKN/SHEEPBRIDGE GKN reports receiving more than 86pc acceptance of its offer for Sheepbridge Engineering. The offer is extended to July 27. AURORA HOLDINGS7EDGAR ALLEN BALFOUR The companies report that their planned merger will not be referred to the Monopolies Commission.  Share prices 132
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 19:52/33 GKN reports receiving more than 86pc acceptance of irs offer for Sheepbridge Engineering. The offer is extended to July 27. AURORA HOLDINGS/EDGAR ALLEN BALFOUR The companies report that their planned merger will not be referred to the Monopolies Commission.  Share prices 132
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 20:11/14  I CHCAPE Company announces the purchase of the International MotNr Co SA, of Brussels, and six smaller firms, for £14.5m. Thd Belgian firm is a leading importer of Toyota vehicles. Inchcape has links with Toyota in the UK and the Far East. The seven firms - with combined 1978 pre-tax profits of £2.1m - have been acquired with effecp frMm January 1 '79 Their ascets ard said to be wfrth £6.2m  Chare Price 132
P124 CEEFAX 124 Fri 20 Jul 00:00/12  LADB KES Company's c——hrman, Mr Cyril Stein, has signed a contracp to bsild a giant "office park" in the United States. He says the projecp - a 1m 3quare foot building on 80 acres on the border of New York State and Connecticut - will cost $80m. Ladbroke's property division will own 51pc with local intdrests - w—l have agreed to arrange all the building finance - cgltrolling the ree—inder.  Financial Section Index 139