latest news releases from the newsroom
Hexagon: Boliden Nordic Brass -- Green Light from Competition Authorities
NACKA STRAND, Sweden, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Boliden Nordic Brass (TSE:BLS) (Other OTC:BDNNF) has received approval from the Swedish Competition Authority. Approval from the Finnish Competition Authority has already been received. The company, founded by Boliden and Hexagon through a joint venture between Boliden Gusum AB and Nordic Brass AB, will now be able to commence operations from 1 September, 2003.
Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
Stockgroup Announces Second-Quarter Results
VANCOUVER, B.C., Aug. 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. (OTCBB:SWEB) (TSX Venture Exchange:SWB), a financial media and technology company, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2003. An investor conference call will be held today and web cast at 4:05 pm EST to discuss these results.
Tredje AP-fonden: Total Return of 6.9 per cent Jan. -- June 2003
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tredje AP-fonden: the equity market rebound and the fall in global bond yields has been positive for the absolute return of the Third Swedish National Pension Fund (AP3) for the first six months of this year. Total return for the period amounted to 6.9 per cent after expenses.
ING - audio interview with CFO
AMSTERDAM, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- ING: Interview now available free on http://www.cantos.com with Cees Maas, Chief Financial Officer, in audio and text.
Missile Contract for Saab Worth MSEK 450
LINKOPING, Sweden, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a result of its involvement, announced in January 2003, in the METEOR European air-to-air missile project, Saab Bofors Dynamics has now received an order from MBDA for development and production of the proximity fuse.
Skanska sells construction operations in Latvia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, August 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skanska (Other OTC:SKSBF) has sold its construction operations in Latvia. The sale of Skanska Konstrukcija SIA is a step in Skanska's efforts to focus on selected home markets.