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Friends Don't Let Friends Drop Sports
UPLAND, Calif., Oct. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Parents are taking note of a recent study released by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, as it cites a positive association between youth participating in sports and lower rates of tobacco, drug and alcohol use. In addition, the Center for Disease Control states that participation in sports is associated with higher levels of self-esteem and motivation, and overall psychological well-being.
Tele2 Reorganises Market Areas Southern Europe And Benelux
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele2 AB, ("Tele2") (Nasdaq:TLTOA) (Nasdaq:TLTOB) (Stockholmsborsen:TEL2A and TEL2B) the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company, today announced that it has reorganised its market areas, moving the UK and Ireland from market area Southern Europe to market area UK & Benelux.
Electrolux: Nomination procedure for election of Board members
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- (ELUX) The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of AB Electrolux will be held on Wednesday April 20, 2005, at the Berwald Hall, Stockholm, Sweden. In accordance with the nomination procedure for election of Board members that was approved by the AGM in April 2004, the Chairman of the Board shall contact at least three of the largest shareholders during the fourth quarter of the year. The shareholder representatives contacted are Anders Scharp of Investor AB, Ramsay J. Brufer of Alecta Mutual Pension Insurance, Marianne Nilsson of Robur Investment Funds and Carl Rosen of Second Swedish National Pension Fund. These representatives will under the leadership of the Chairman jointly prepare a proposal for Board nominees and fees to the Board of Directors, which will be presented to the AGM for approval. Shareholders, who wish to submit proposals for members to the AB Electrolux Board to be elected at the AGM, should send an e-mail to the Chairman of the Board of AB Electrolux at firstname.lastname@example.org
EQT divests Thule to Candover
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- EQT Scandinavia II has signed an agreement with the private equity investment firm Candover to sell Thule. Completion of the transaction is subject to approval from the competition authorities.
New Press Officer at Skanska
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 26, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Anna Wenner has been appointed the new press officer at Skanska AB. She assumes her new position immediately and succeeds Peter Gimbe, who was appointed Senior Vice President Corporate Communications at Skanska AB earlier this year.