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Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
AIB's U.S. Subsidiary Allfirst Files Third Quarter Form 10-Q
DUBLIN, Ireland, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. (AIB) (NYSE:AIB) today advises that it's U.S. subsidiary Allfirst has filed its Form 10-Q for Quarter 3, 2002 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). A copy of this report is available on http://sec.freeedgar.com (key in Allfirst Financial and change ticker symbol to company name).
Emerging Company Report, Week of 11/15
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emerging Company Report is the nationally syndicated television program profiling emerging-growth companies (http://www.emergingcompany.com), featuring informative interviews with the CEOs, insights into their operations and outlooks for their futures.
MTG: 'The Bar' Sold to Romania
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Modern Times Group MTG AB (Nasdaq:MTGNY) (Stockholm:MTGa) (Stockholm:MTGb), the international media group, today announced that Strix television has sold an option to Romania-based production house, Creative Vision International, to produce and broadcast its successful Reality TV format 'The Bar' in Romania.
PartnerTech Signs Collaboration Agreement with Saab Bofors Dynamics and Acquires Production Unit in Karlskoga
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- In accordance with their previous letter of intent, PartnerTech (Stockholm:PART) and Saab Bofors Dynamics have signed an extended collaboration agreement. PartnerTech is also acquiring the Bofors Dynamics machining center in Karlskoga. With some 120 employees, the unit generates annual sales of approximately SEK 150 million. The acquisition and collaboration agreement are expected to boost PartnerTech EPS immediately after the takeover.
Investor AB Allocates SEK 600 Million to RAM Rational Asset Management
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- As announced earlier, Investor AB (Other OTC:IVSBF) has decided to allocate capital to RAM Rational Asset Management, an independent asset manager owned by former Investor Executive Vice President Sven Nyman. The amount of capital has been set at SEK 600 million.
Kungsleden Sells and Let
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The property company Kungsleden AB (publ) (Other OTC:KGSDF) (Stockholm:KLED) has sold the property Kopmannen 7 located in Vasteras. The property is a part of the Halla commercial center. The building has been extended during this year and the opening of the new mall is planed to end of November. The sale generated a profit of SEK 35 million.
Vodafone Sverige AB
Vodafone Sverige AB: James Bond on Your Mobile -- In Colour, Pictures and Sound
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- On November 28, James Bond will once again be hitting Swedish screens in the 20th James Bond film, "Die Another Day." But for Vodafone Sweden's customers, the Bond experience goes beyond the cinema. Vodafone Sweden's new consumer concept, Vodafone live!, will enable them to access a host of Bond-related material -- such as colour pictures, screen-savers, ring tones and news -- via their mobile phones.