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Truck Deliveries From AB Volvo -- March 2002
GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 22, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Deliveries from Volvo's (Nasdaq:VOLVY) truck operations, which comprises Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, and Renault Trucks, amounted to 33,322 trucks year to date compared with 42,139 trucks last year, a decrease of 21%. In Europe, deliveries decreased by 24% to 20,821 while 7,442 trucks were delivered in North America, down by 27%.
Ratos: Follow-on Investment in Arcorus
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 22, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ratos is investing an additional amount of nearly SEK 160m in Arcorus. This follow-on investment will raise Ratos's holding in the company to 77%.
Metro Launches Radio Station
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, April 22, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro") (Nasdaq:MTROA) (Nasdaq:MTROB), the international newspaper group, today announced the launch of Metro Radio in Sweden on April 22. Metro Radio will be the world's first fully interactive radio station with all the music directly selected by the public.
Investor AB Believes in Ericsson
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 22, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Investor firmly believes in Ericsson's long-term future potential and supports the rights issue proposed today. Investor intends to subscribe to its share of the rights issue.