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Frans Lindelow, New Head of Nordea Securities
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nordea Securities has recruited Frans Lindelow to lead its operations. Frans Lindelow, 40, brings with him some 15 years of experience from the international banking arena when he joins Nordea Securites on 2 September.
TietoEnator Supplies M2M Solution to Returpack
ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- TietoEnator has been assigned by Returpack AB to develop a solution for communication with reverse vending machines. The solution will provide new opportunities to follow up the recycling handling in Sweden. The order value is approximately SEK 2.5 million.
Cardio Control NV
Cardio Control: Profitable in 2nd Quarter; Revenue Up By 57%, Net Profit 9% of Revenue
DELFT, The Netherlands, Aug. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cardio Control NV, specializing in medical diagnostic software and systems and listed at Euro.NM of the Euronext Stock Exchange in Amsterdam, closed their second quarter with an increase in Revenue of 57% and a Net Result of EUR 219,000. This is a significant increase compared to a negative EUR 108,000 in the same quarter last year and compared to this year's first quarter, when a Net Loss of EUR 460.000 was reported. Comparatively, the company's total revenue amounted to EUR 2.4 million to the former EUR 1.5 million within the same period of 2001 and just over EUR 1,2 million in the first quarter of this year.
Artimplant Six-Month Report, 2002
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Artimplant is negotiating with several global enterprises in medical-technology that wish to secure licenses for products that the Company has developed in-house for orthopedics. In addition, discussions are under way concerning partnership agreements based on the degradable polymer technology that the Company has developed and which has potential application in several areas of orthopedics as well as in other categories of therapy.
Volvo Trucks Unveils a New Multi-Million Dollar Investment in the USA
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Aug. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Trucks has today unveiled an entirely new truck range for the North American market. Volvo (Nasdaq:VOLVY) is the only manufacturer to have developed an all-new truck to meet the tougher EPA 02 demands that come into force in the USA on 1 October. The project has been three years in the development, with the total investment amounting to 1.8 billion Swedish kronor (190 MUSD).
Addtech Group: Interim Report for the Period April 1 - June 30, 2002; Value Adding Tech Provider
SOLNA, Sweden, Aug. 21, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Addtech is a technology trading group where the business acumen is combined with competence at the cutting edge. Based on high-technology industrial components and systems, Addtech together with its customers and suppliers creates solutions that lead to better products as well as optimized production processes. Addtech provides technical as well as economic added value to the customer.