latest news releases from the newsroom
Volvo Invitation to Press and Teleconference
GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo hereby invites the media to a press conference on Monday, April 25 in conjunction with the release of the Volvo Group's report on the first quarter 2005.
Atlas Copco Receives Breakthrough Order from the Liquid Natural Gas Market
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Copco has received two large orders for integrally geared turbo compressors for a new application in the liquid natural gas (LNG) market. The total order value is about MSEK 240. The compressors will be used on board ships which will carry liquid natural gas from a large gas field in Qatar.
Maria Berggren New Vice President Human Resources at Biovitrum
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maria Berggren has been recruited as the new Vice President Human Resources at Biovitrum. Maria will be a member of the senior management team and will report directly to CEO Mats Pettersson. She will assume the post on July 1, 2005.
Telelogic Acquires U.S. Based Leader of Enterprise Architecture Tools
MALMO, Sweden, April 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telelogic AB (Stockholm Exchange:TLOG), today announced the acquisition of privately-held Popkin Software, the leading provider of enterprise architecture tools. Under the terms of the agreement, the consideration of USD 45 million will be paid in cash. Popkin's revenue 2004 was USD 19.1 million, 28% growth over 2003, with USD 2.5 million in pre-tax profit. Popkin currently employs 108 people.
Metro International: 2005 First Quarter Results Conference Call
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, April 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro"), the international newspaper group will announce its financial results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2005 on Wednesday, 20 April at 1:00 pm (CET). The company will host a conference call to present the results at 3:00 pm (CET). The call will also be webcast on Metro's website at www.metro.lu.