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Saab wins MSEK 150 order for fire control system
LINKOPING, Sweden, July 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Saab Systems has won an order from Alvis Hagglunds/Patria for the UTAAS fire control system. The order is worth MSEK 150 and is a continuation of a previous order of UTAAS for the Finnish Army's CV9030 Combat Vehicles.
Telia discontinues per-minute charges for mobile telephony
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telia is discontinuing per-minute charges for mobile telephony - 24/7. The new price offer is in effect starting tomorrow, Wednesday, for calls to four million numbers in Telia's mobile network. Customers can subscribe to the offer through August 31, 2004 and the rates are in effect through August 31, 2005.
Song Networks Holding
Song Networks Signs Darkfiber Agreement
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 06, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Song Networks Holding AB's (Stockholmsborsen stock exchange:SONW) Swedish subsidiary Song Networks Svenska AB was selected as darkfiber supplier when IT Norrbotten AB announced its decision. A preliminary date has been set in August 2004 to sign the agreement, which will run for over 20 years.
Recommended Cash Offer by UCB S.A. ("UCB") for Celltech Group PLC ('Celltech')
BRUSSELS, Belgium, July 6, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- UCB announces that, as at 6 July 2004, all conditions of the recommended cash offer for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Celltech (the "Offer") as set out in the offer document dated 19 May 2004 (the "Offer Document") have now either been satisfied or waived. Accordingly, the Offer is now unconditional in all respects. The Offer will remain open for acceptance until further notice.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA Development Group Signs MoU with AHCIET
COSTA MESA, Calif., July 5, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Asociacion Hispanoamericana de Centros de Investigacion y Empresas de Telecomunicaciones (AHCIET), (www.ahciet.net). This agreement allows for the exchange of information between the two groups on various aspects of wireless communications, as well as the joint organization of regional conferences and seminars, the coordination of studies and reports of interest, among other activities.