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Delisting by Ahold of Bompreco S.A. Supermercados do Nordeste in Brazil
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, Dec. 18, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bompreco S.A. Supermercados do Nordeste, Ahold's (NYSE:AHO) wholly owned Brazilian subsidiary, has been successfully delisted from the Sao Paulo, New York and Luxembourg stock exchanges. The remaining non-voting preferred shares outstanding have been obtained by Ahold. Since June 2000 Ahold has been owner of all the voting shares.
Star Gas Partners, PriceSmart, and Westaff Events to be Broadcast by Vcall Over the Internet
RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 18, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Star Gas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SGU), PriceSmart, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSMT), and Westaff Inc. (Nasdaq:WSTF) will broadcast their investor communication events over the Internet, Vcall, a Service of World Investor Link announced today.
Metso to Supply World's Largest Newsprint Line to Stora Enso
HELSINKI, Finland, Dec. 18, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Paper supplies Stora Enso (NYSE:SEO), Langerbrugge mill in Belgium, with the world's largest and most productive newsprint production line. The production line no. 4 will start up in June 2003, producing approx. 400,000 tons/year of standard 45 g/m2 newsprint. The order, which also includes a reel for the mill's PM 3, is valued at more than EUR 110 million.