latest news releases from the newsroom
Tredje AP-fonden: Total Return of 6.9 per cent Jan. -- June 2003
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tredje AP-fonden: the equity market rebound and the fall in global bond yields has been positive for the absolute return of the Third Swedish National Pension Fund (AP3) for the first six months of this year. Total return for the period amounted to 6.9 per cent after expenses.
ING - audio interview with CFO
AMSTERDAM, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ING: Interview now available free on http://www.cantos.com with Cees Maas, Chief Financial Officer, in audio and text.
Missile Contract for Saab Worth MSEK 450
LINKOPING, Sweden, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a result of its involvement, announced in January 2003, in the METEOR European air-to-air missile project, Saab Bofors Dynamics has now received an order from MBDA for development and production of the proximity fuse.
Skanska sells construction operations in Latvia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska (Other OTC:SKSBF) has sold its construction operations in Latvia. The sale of Skanska Konstrukcija SIA is a step in Skanska's efforts to focus on selected home markets.
Peab to build a volume store in Eskilstuna
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peab is going to build a plant for volume store at the Tuna Park -- area in the city of Eskilstuna, where Coop Sweden today runs as Superstore. The client is Tuna Park 1, a company that during the construction work is owned by KF Fastigheter and Peab in equal parts. The contract amounts SEK 120 million.
Industrivarden: Disclosure Notice
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Industrivarden (Other OTC:IDVRF) has called for the conversion of 5,000,000 Class A shares in Skanska (Other OTC:SKSBF) to a corresponding number of Class B shares. The conversion reduces Industrivarden's share of votes in Skanska from 31.5% to 27.1%.