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Telia Launches Caller Line Identification Services
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telia International Carrier now launches CLI (Caller Line Identification) services, an A-number transmission enabling mobile operators to offer their customers services like voice mail, caller ID and calling lists also when traveling out of the country.
Metso to Supply EUR 57 Million Worth of Diamond Mining Equipment to Siberia
HELSINKI, Finland, April 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Minerals, Metso Corporation's rock and mineral processing business area, is to supply diamond recovery processing equipment worth EUR 57 million for a new concentrator to be built in Siberia for the AK Alrosa Nurba diamond deposit in Yakutia, Russia. The order is the largest individual order in mining equipment that Metso has received. Most of the equipment will be delivered to the site in summer 2002 and start-up of the concentrator is scheduled for the fall of 2003.
Pointsec Mobile Technologies Secures Pocket PC Devices
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pointsec Mobile Technologies, a subsidiary of Protect Data, has now released Pointsec(r) for Pocket PC, the company's newest PDA security product. For enterprises distributing handheld devices running on the Pocket PC platform, Pointsec(r) for Pocket PC provides enforceable mandatory access control along with data encryption, all of which can be centrally managed.
Wilhelm Sonesson Provides Additional Information About Offer to Acquire Other Operations
LUND, Sweden, April 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Wilh. Sonesson has resolved to propose to the Annual General Meeting on April 24, 2002, a division of the current operations into two separate companies. Wilh. Sonesson will become a streamlined company focused on consumer healthcare and the other operations will be combined within the wholly owned Wilh. Sonesson subsidiary Active Capital AB, which will then be sold to the shareholders.
Ahold Supervisory Board Proposes Heineken's Karel Vuursteen as Member
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, April 4, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Ahold (NYSE:AHO) Supervisory Board has announced its intention to nominate Karel Vuursteen as one of its members. The nomination of the current Chairman of the Executive Board of Heineken N.V. will be proposed to the Annual General Meeting of Ahold Stockholders to be held in The Hague on May 7, 2002.