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Munters AB -- Conference Call
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Munters AB will be holding a Conference Call following the announcement of Munters Interim Report for the first quarter 2004.
Ahold Announces Changes in Finance Organization
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a further step in its "Road to Recovery" strategy, Ahold today announced a number of changes to its Finance organization. Commenting on these changes, Ahold CFO Hannu Ryopponen said: "These appointments support Ahold's overall strategic ambitions, particularly with regard to its business initiatives, and improvements to the company's control environment and also to ensure reliable and transparent financial reporting."
Ahold to Call 4% Convertible Notes Due 2005
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold today announced its intention to call its 4% Convertible Subordinated Notes due 2005 in the aggregate principal amount of EUR 920 million on or about June 2, 2004. All outstanding Notes will be redeemed at 100.00% of their principal amount, together with accrued interest and unpaid interest to the date of redemption, in accordance with the indenture and the supplemental indenture governing the Convertible Notes. The holders of the Convertible Notes will be given formal notice of the proposed early redemption shortly.
Decisions of Proha Board of Directors
HELSINKI, Finland, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In its first meeting on April 14, 2004, the newly elected Proha Board of Directors decided not to exercise the right granted by the Annual General Meeting to issue the maximum of 850.000 option rights to be offered to certain key employees of Proha Group and is considering the continuation of the option program based on the authorization to increase the Company's share capital at a later stage.