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Kinnevik Interim Report 2002 January 1 - September 30
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- With great sadness the Board of Directors of Industriforvaltnings AB Kinnevik (Nasdaq:KVIKA) (Nasdaq:KVIKB) announced that the Chairman of the Company, Mr. Jan Hugo Stenbeck, passed away on August 19, 2002. On August 22, Mr. Ulf Spang was appointed Chairman by the Board of Directors.
Vodafone Sverige AB
New Concept from Vodafone Sweden Makes Mobile Simpler and More Fun
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Vodafone Sweden: it should be simple and fun to use your mobile phone. This is the starting point for Swedish Vodafone as it now launches two new concepts that are part of its largest initiative ever, focusing on mobile services. "Vodafone live!" for private consumers and Vodafone Mobile Office for corporate customers. The services will be packaged together with specially designed mobile phones that will include all the necessary settings when the customer receives them.
HEAD NV Announces Share Purchase
ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Head N.V. (NYSE:HED) (VSX:HEAD), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announced that it has purchased an additional 628,110 of its shares since the Company's last announcement on August 30th 2002. This brings the total number of shares purchased to 1,843,460, or 4.6% since the Board resolution authorizing the Board of Management to buy back up to 10% of its outstanding share capital during a period of 18 months was approved on 28th May 2002.
Intentia Investigates Information Leak
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Reuters has published information about Intentia's (Other OTC:IAINF) third quarterly results which have not been released by Intentia. Intentia immediately launched an internal investigation into the matter.
TietoEnator Acquires Enterprise Systems Copenhagen A/S
ESPOO, Finland, Oct. 24, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- TietoEnator (Other OTC:TCYBF) and Enterprise Systems Copenhagen A/S have signed an agreement concerning the acquisition of the Danish consultancy company. TietoEnator takes over the 18 employees of Enterprise Systems Copenhagen, a solid customer portfolio, especially in the health care sector, and the product KMS (Clinical Measurement System), a framework for registration of clinical quality. The purchase price is 1.4 MEUR.