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Vodafone Sverige AB
Vodafone Sweden Offers Better Call Rates Throughout the Nordic Region
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone Sweden (NYSE:VOD) is now offering its customers the chance to make and receive calls within the Nordic Region for as little as SEK 2.95 per minute. This advantageous offer applies to the Eurocall and Eurocall Platinum services. The services already offer Swedish customers uniform rates in most parts of Europe.
Tele2 Selects Aptilo's Solution for Broadband Services in Finland and Sweden
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele2 (Nasdaq:TLTOA) (Nasdaq:TLTOB), the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company, uses the Aptilo Hotspot platform for their broadband services for the residential and enterprise market in Finland and the city of Norrkoping in Sweden. The management platform from Aptilo is used for access and service control of the broadband services.
RAE Systems to Highlight Hazardous Environment Detection Solutions At Fire Department Instructor's Conference
SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- RAE Systems Inc. (OTCBB:RAEE), the hazardous environment detection company, today announced that it will be exhibiting at the Fire Department Instructor's Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana from April 3-5. RAE Systems' solutions are being used by many federal agencies, as well as state and municipal first responder organizations to provide life critical information to the men and women who routinely encounter hazardous gases or radiation.
Investor's 2002 Annual Report now Available Online
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Investor (Other OTC:IVSBF) announced that the company's complete Annual Report for 2002 in English and Swedish is now available as Adobe (.PDF) documents for downloading or reading at www.investorab.com.
Anders Elfner new Deputy CEO at Peab
FOERSLOEV, Sweden, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mr. Anders Elfner, 47, has been appointed Deputy CEO of Peab AB as of 1st April. He will also be a member of the Peab Group's executive Board.
Axfood Sells its Swedish Real Estate Holdings
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Axfood: a purchase agreement has been signed by Axfood and Crown Properties Holding AB, under which Crown Properties as from April 30, is acquiring Axfood's Swedish real estate portfolio. The deal covers 93 properties, of which 18 are rented by companies in the Axfood Group. The purchase price for the properties is SEK 627 m, and the capital gain is estimated at SEK 110 m.
Volvo Aero Engine Services Signs Two Maintenance Agreements Valued More Than SEK 280 M
GOTEBORG, Sweden, March 31, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Aero Services in Bromma, Stockholm, has signed two agreements on the maintenance of JT9D jet engines. The contracts, which were signed with U.S. General Electric and British MK-Airlines, are worth a total of more than SEK 280 M. The agreement with General Electric, which takes effect immediately, concerns the maintenance of 10 engines for a period of several years. The order value amounts to approximately SEK 180 M. The agreement with MK-Airlines is valid for a year with an option for extension. The order value is estimated at more than SEK 100 M per year.