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Transfer of SEK 40.6 Million to Tripep's Shareholders via Share Buyback
HUDDINGE, Sweden, May 09, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tripep has acquired 1,353,205 of the company's own shares by way of its buy-back offer. This offer gave shareholders the right to sell one in ten of their shares for SEK 30 in cash. This in turn entails the transfer of approximately SEK 40.6 million to Tripep's shareholders.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Hans Kuropatwa new President and CEO of Europolitan Vodafone AB
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Hans Kuropatwa, Governance Director at the Vodafone Group (NYSE:VOD), is to succeed Jon Risfelt as President and CEO when the latter leaves Vodafone Sweden after three years at the helm. Hans Kuropatwa has worked at the Vodafone Group for a number of years and has also been a member of the Board of Directors of Europolitan Vodafone AB.
The SAS Group Traffic Figures -- April 2003
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The SAS Group (Other OTC:SASDF) transported a total of 2.6 million passengers in April 2003 vs 2.9 million in 2002, a decrease of 11.8%.
Precise Biometrics AB
Extra General Meeting of Precise Biometrics AB (publ)
LUND, Sweden, May 9, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- At the Extra General Meeting of Precise Biometrics AB (Other OTC:PBMTF) on May 9, 2003, a resolution to authorize the Board of Directors to issue new shares and/or convertible bonds with preferential rights for the shareholders was adoptedThe Extra General Meeting resolved to authorize the Board of Directors, for the period until the next Annual General Meeting, to adopt one or more resolutions to issue new shares of series A and/or convertible debentures convertible into shares of series A, with preferential rights for the shareholders. The issues shall be effected within the capital limits set forth in the articles of association at the time of the resolution. Payment for the new shares and/or convertible bonds shall be made in cash. The Board of Directors shall have the right to determine the other conditions of the issues.