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Annual General Meeting of IBS AB (publ)
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Shareholders of IBS AB (publ) are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held on May 12, 2003, at 6 p.m. (local time) at Sheraton Stockholm Hotel, Tegelbacken 6, Stocholm. The proceedings will be conducted in the Swedish language. Prior to the meeting, a light meal will be served, starting at 5:15 p.m.
New Member of Scania Group Management
SODERTALJE, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scania (Other OTC:SCVAY): Johan Haeggman on May 1, 2003 assumes the position as Head of Corporate Relations, Scania. At the same time he is appointed Senior Vice President and becomes a member of Scania Group Management.
Hexagon Acquires Sud Mesure S.A.
NACKA STRAND, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hexagon's Swiss subsidiary TESA S.A. has acquired Sud Mesure S.A. with an annual sales turnover of 20 MSEK. The Sales are primarily to the U.S., Taiwanese and European markets. The acquisition is expected to contribute to Hexagons earnings as of closing of the acquisition, which is expected to take place during April 2003.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. Purchase of Own Shares
DUBLIN, Ireland, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") (NYSE:AIB) announces it purchased ordinary shares. Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. announces that on April 9, 2003, it purchased 630,000 of its ordinary shares, at an average price of Euro 12.90, to be held as treasury shares.