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PurchasePro Sells e-Source Software License to Honeywell
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- PurchasePro (Nasdaq:PPRO) today announced that Honeywell (NYSE:HON), a $25-billion diversified technology and manufacturing leader, has signed a software license agreement to use PurchasePro e-Source, the industry's most comprehensive reverse auction software tool, across all of its divisions throughout the corporation.
MTG Launches Shopping Channel in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Modern Times Group MTG AB (Nasdaq:MTGNY), the international media group, today announced that it is to broadcast into Germany, Austria and Switzerland through the launch of a new German language TV home shopping channel PIN24. The channel will be broadcast on the ASTRA satellite, 19.2 degrees East, to more than 13 million homes in the three countries.
Eniro's Offer for SOL has Expired
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders in Scandinavia Online AB (publ) ("SOL") representing 99.2 percent of the capital and the voting rights have now accepted the offer from Eniro AB (publ) ("Eniro"), which after extension expired on January 11, 2002. Settlement for those shareholders who have accepted the offer during the extended acceptance period is expected to be commenced on or about January 18, 2002. Eniro has initiated a compulsory acquisition process of the remaining shares in SOL. The Board of Directors of SOL has requested a delisting of SOL's shares from Stockolmsborsen and the Oslo Bors. Delisting is expected to take effect as of January 16, 2002, as a result of which the last listing day is expected to be January 15, 2002. Eniro may purchase shares in the market up until this date.
TietoEnator Certifies Testers
ESPOO, Finland, Jan. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- TietoEnator is one of two Swedish companies accredited to certify testers according to the ISEB Foundation Certificate for Software Testing. The ISEB test training will be offered in Sweden and Norway from January.
Tele2: Preliminary Dates for Financial Reports
NEW YORK and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 14, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele2 AB, ("Tele2", "the Group") (Nasdaq:TLTOA) (Nasdaq:TLTOB) and Stockholmsborsen: TEL2A and TEL2B), the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company, today announces the preliminary dates for financial reports in 2002: