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Drott sells residential property in Stockholm for gain of SEK 75 million
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Drott has sold the residential property Fanan 32 in Karlaplan, in Stockholm's Ostermalm district, for SEK 265 million. The price is 22 percent higher than the property's independently appraised market value as of December 31, 2002. The property has 10,147 square meters of rentable space, 8,744 sq. m. of which is residential space.
Howlett Research Corp.
Howlett Research Corp. Publishes Research Report on Tyhee Development Corp.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Howlett Research Corp. (www.howlett-research.com), a boutique research firm led by Jeff Howlett, President, announced today that it has recently published a comprehensive research report on Tyhee Development Corp. (TSX Venture Exchange:TDC), a company with a 100% ownership in the Yellowknife Gold Project, an advanced gold exploration and development project located in Canada's Northwest Territories.
Vodafone Sverige AB
New PC cards means more freedom for Vodafone's commercial customers
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone Sweden is now making it even simpler for its customers to work whenever and wherever they like, creating more free time. On 3 November Vodafone Sweden will launch its Mobile Connect Card GPRS/WLAN which gives users access to the Internet, e-mail and company-internal systems via both the mobile network and in Wireless LAN environments. Vodafone is also offering an attractively priced version of the PC card without WLAN support.
Millicom International Cellular
MIC allocated GSM frequency in Pakistan
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Millicom International Cellular S.A. (MIC) (Nasdaq:MICC), the global telecommunications investor, today announces that the Frequency Allocation Board of Pakistan has approved the allocation of frequency in the GSM band for MIC's subsidiary, Paktel Limited, under its current license.
Aussie Apparel Group Changes Name to Bluetorch Inc.
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aussie Apparel Group Ltd. (OTCBB:AASI) announced today that it has changed its corporate name from Aussie Apparel Group Ltd. to Bluetorch Inc. in order to reflect the Company's new focus on the Bluetorch(tm) brand in the American marketplace. The Company will announce its new symbol this Friday. Effective Monday, November 3, 2003 the Company will begin trading under its new name and symbol.
KidsPeace Improves Service to Children with Neoware Software and Thin Client Appliances
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Neoware Systems (Nasdaq:NWRE), the leading supplier of award-winning thin client software, services and appliances, today announced that the national children's charity KidsPeace (www.kidspeace.org) has standardized on Neoware software and thin client appliances as key components of a technology upgrade designed to roll out modern applications to improve client treatment while providing greater manageability of their desktop solutions.
Jon Risfelt new President of Gambro Renal Products
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 30, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gambro AB (Stockholmsborsen: GAMBaST, GAMBbST), a leading international medical technology and healthcare company, today announced that Jon Risfelt has been elected acting President of Gambro Renal Products. He is succeeding Alain Granger, who has decided to move to a position as senior advisor to the company. Jon Risfelt has a broad experience from management positions in international companies. Recently he was President and CEO of Vodafone Sweden. He joins Gambro as of November 3, 2003.