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Teleca Continues Expansion in Italy
MALMO, Sweden, May 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Teleca and Ericsson Telecomunicazioni SpA have signed an agreement, where Teleca takes responsibility for Ericsson's Italian adaptation activities of core network products for operators. The agreement started in January 2003 and approximately 10 consultants are already working in different projects.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. Purchase of Own Shares
DUBLIN, Ireland, May 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") (NYSE:AIB) announces that on May 7, 2003, it purchased ordinary shares. Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. announces that on May 7, 2003, it purchased 355,000 of its ordinary shares, at an average price of Euro 14.29582, to be held as treasury shares.
Ahold Announces Results of U.S. Foodservice Forensic Accounting Investigation
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, May 8, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold (NYSE:AHO), the international food retailer and foodservice operator, announced today that the forensic accounting work being performed by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as part of Ahold's internal investigation of its subsidiary U.S. Foodservice is now substantially complete. The results were reported to Ahold's Audit Committee on May 7, 2003. Completion of the U.S. Foodservice forensic accounting work is a required step to recommence audit work at U.S. Foodservice to enable the completion of the Ahold 2002 audit by June 30, 2003.