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This Week on MoneyTV, 12/6/02
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Free New Year's Eve Fireworks to Dazzle Crowds on Penn's Landing
PHILADELPHIA, Pa., Dec.6, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- December 31, 2002 will end in sparkling delight as Philadelphia's 12th annual free New Year's Eve fireworks show is presented by The Delaware River Port Authority. The New Year's Eve Party on Ice will take place throughout the night at the Blue Cross RiverRink on Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, Columbus Boulevard and Spring Garden Street.
Capio Healthcare France -- New CEO
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Dec. 6, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Paul Hokfelt has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Capio-owned Clininvest S.A. in France. He succeeds Jean-Michel Texier who has decided to seek new challenges and responsibilities outside the Capio Group.
Yellow Transportation Places Order for 154 New Volvo VN's
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Dec. 6, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Trucks North America, Inc. today announced Yellow Transportation, Inc., ordered 154 Volvo VNM daycab tractors, for delivery in the first quarter of 2003. Yellow will take delivery of the new Volvo (Nasdaq:VOLVY) trucks through its long-time dealer, Westfall Volvo and GMC Truck, Kansas City, Mo.
Atlas Copco to Buy Outstanding 49% in Atlas Copco (India) Ltd.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 6, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Atlas Copco AB (Other OTC:ATLKY) has today informed the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE) of its intention to voluntarily acquire 49.01% of outstanding shares aggregating 5,528,844 of equity shares with the public in its Indian subsidiary, Atlas Copco (India) Ltd., subject to statutory approval.
Telelogic DOORS Named Leading Requirements Management Tool by Yphise
MALMO, Sweden and IRVINE, Calif. December 06, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Telelogic (Other OTC:TGIAF) (Stockholm: TLOG), the leading global provider of solutions for advanced systems and software development, today announced that Telelogic DOORS, the company's state-of-the-art requirements management tool, was named market leader based on technical merit by influential French industry analyst firm Yphise, Paris, in its latest report "Requirements Management Tools."
Akzo Nobel Now Fully Owns ECI Elektro-Chemie GmbH
ARNHEM, The Netherlands, Dec. 6, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Akzo Nobel Base Chemicals has reached an agreement with the German group TUI to take full ownership of ECI Elektro-Chemie GmbH (ECI). Akzo Nobel (Nasdaq:AKZOY) and TUI each had a 50% stake in the German company. The acquisition will take place with retroactive effect from October 1, 2002.