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Durban Roodepoort Deep
DRD Sets Record Straight on Production for March 2003 Quarter
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, April 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Following public speculation that the gold production of Durban Roodepoort Deep, Limited, (DRD) (Nasdaq:DROOY) for the March 2003 quarter may be substantially below par, the company has decided it prudent to release its production figures for the quarter, ahead of the release of its full operating and financial results on Tuesday, April 29, 2003.
AB Volvo Annual General Meeting
GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- At the Annual General Meeting of AB Volvo (Nasdaq:VOLVY) (Other OTC:VOLVF) (Other OTC:VOLAFK) on April 9, 2003, the shareholders adopted the Board's proposal to pay a dividend of SEK 8.00 per share, or a total of SEK 3,355,558,736, to the shareholders. April 14, 2003 was adopted as the record date for entitlement to receive the dividend. Payment of the dividend will be made through VPC (Swedish Central Securities Depository & Clearing Organization) on April 17, 2003.
OM Invitation: Press and Analyst briefing
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In conjunction with the announcement of OM's (Other OTC:OMGPF) Interim report for January- March 2003 to be released at 08.00 CET on April 16, 2003, we would like to invite you to attend a meeting of journalists and analysts at OM's head office:
Volvo Technology Award 2003 Presented to Volvo Link
GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Volvo Technology Award 2003 of SEK 200,000 was presented at the Annual General Meeting on April 9 to the group at Volvo Trucks North America and Volvo IT that developed the "Volvo Link" telematics system.
SEB: Re-election of the Board
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- At the Annual General Meeting of SEB (Other OTC:SVKEF) on Wednesday, April 9, Board members Jacob Wallenberg, Penny Hughes, Urban Jansson, Tuve Johannesson, Hans-Joachim Korber, Carl Wilhelm Ros, Lars Thunell, Marcus Wallenberg and Gosta Wiking were re-elected.
SCA Establishes two New Business Groups
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In order to further exploit the growth potentials outside Europe and North America, SCA (Other OTC:SVCBF) is establishing two new business groups -- SCA Hygiene Growth Markets and SCA Packaging Growth Markets.