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Enhanced Communication with Pictures, Sound and Text -- Vodafone Sweden to Launch MMS Today
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone Sweden (NYSE:VOD): Now you'll be able to use pictures to make your mobile communication easy and entertaining. As of today, Vodafone Sweden will be enabling its customers to send messages that contain colour pictures, sound and text between mobile phones (MMS). All you need is an MMS-enabled mobile phone and a subscription or prepaid card from Vodafone Sweden. The service will be provided free of charge up until 31 January 2003.
Telenor Mobil to Reduce Workforce
OSLO, Norway, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a result of Telenor's (Nasdaq:TELN) cost and efficiency initiatives, Telenor Mobil will be reducing the workforce by 216. Employees were informed of the reduction in the workforce on Tuesday morning. Those affected will be offered redundancy packages in the course of the week. Telenor Mobil currently has approx. 1600 employees. The workforce adjustments are a result of Telenor's corporate cost cutting and efficiency project, Delta 4, and is related to the economic situation and the market forces affecting Telenor Mobil.
ReadSoft's SAP Integration Success Factor in the Benelux Countries
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- During the past few months, ReadSoft has closed a number of prestigious INVOICES deals in the Benelux countries. For instance, the global provider of agricultural products Monsanto and the petrochemical company Borealis have chosen ReadSoft to process vast quantities of supplier invoices. The total order value is approximately 350,000 USD.
Drott Finalizes Leases in Central Stockholm and Kista
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firm Linklaters Advokatbyra is moving its Stockholm office and staff of about 250 to "Kungstrappan" in central Stockholm. Drott is currently renovating the block Stuten 17+12 (Regeringsgatan/ Oxtorgsgatan and Kungsgatan), mainly as office and retail space. Separately, Drott has signed new leases on over 5,000 square meters in Kista.