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STOCKHOLM Swedish electronic car products maker Veoneer , spun off by Autoliv this month, said on Friday order intake was unexpectedly strong over the generally slow summer months and indicated that it may raise a 2022 sales target.
STOCKHOLM Swedish truckmaker AB Volvo beat second-quarter profit estimates on Thursday, managing to lift margins despite bottlenecks in the supply chain as demand for trucks remained strong.
STOCKHOLM Swedish telecom operator Telia Company has agreed to buy TDC's Norwegian business in a $2.6 billion deal that adds broadband and TV to its mobile services in Norway and puts pressure on market leader Telenor .
STOCKHOLM Telecom group Telia confirmed it is in talks to buy Bonnier's broadcasting business, seeking to add TV content in a deal which a media report said could be worth 10-12 billion crowns ($1.2-$1.4 billion).
GOTHENBURG, May 22 Sweden's SKF is seeing increasing demand for its bearings from China, where demand for electric cars means it is winning at least one new contract a month, as suppliers adapt to changing automobile technology.
STOCKHOLM Sweden's Atlas Copco expects double-digit organic order growth in its vacuum business this year helped by "enormous growth" in demand for lithium batteries and despite a rise of just 2 percent in the first quarter, the head of the unit told Reuters.
STOCKHOLM U.S. tariffs helped raise raw material costs at Electrolux , denting first-quarter earnings and sending shares in Europe's largest home appliances maker down 11 percent on Friday.
STOCKHOLM Truck maker AB Volvo beat first-quarter expectations thanks to strong demand for trucks and construction equipment across most markets but cautioned that its supply chain was coming under pressure.
STOCKHOLM Activist investor Cevian Capital sees strong potential in Sweden's Autoliv after taking a stake worth around $850 million in the world's biggest maker of airbags and seat belts.
STOCKHOLM, March 2 Shares in Sweden's Autoliv , the world's biggest maker of airbags and seatbelts, rose on Friday after activist investor Cevian Capital disclosed a stake worth around $850 million and blessed the company's demerger strategy.
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