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Stockholmsborsen: Trading in Pfizer Shares as of May 5
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Trading in Pfizer shares on Stockholmsborsen will commence on May 5, 2003. Pfizer shares will be traded on a new list for non-Swedish shares -- the Xternal list. The Pfizer shares, which are listed on the New York Stock Exchange, will be traded in the same manner as trading in other shares on Stockholmsborsen.
Atlas Copco's AGM 2003 Summary
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Copco's (Other OTC:ATLKY) Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held yesterday. In his address to the shareholders, Gunnar Brock, President and CEO, reported on the Group's performance in 2002, and on the strategic directions.
Ahold to divest its Indonesian operation to Hero
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, April 29, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold (NYSE:AHO) hereby announces that it has reached agreement for the sale of its Indonesian operation to PT Hero Supermarket Tbk for approximately Euro 12 million, excluding proceeds from the sale of store inventory. This asset purchase agreement is subject to the approval of Hero's shareholders and is expected to be finalized in the third quarter of 2003. Hero is a prominent food retail group listed on the Jakarta stock exchange with 200 outlets throughout Indonesia.