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26 Mar, 2020, 08:08 GMT Citycon Oyj Weakens its Prospects and Withdraws its Financial Guidance due to Uncertain Market Situation

Citycon Oyj assesses that its prospects for 2020 have weakened and withdraws its guidance for 2020 issued on 6 February 2020. At this point, the...


19 Mar, 2020, 09:30 GMT Pricer: Update on Possible Effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Based on Pricer's record-high order backlog in combination with an improved situation in supply chain, the company's view is currently that the...


17 Mar, 2020, 11:36 GMT Resolutions of Citycon Oyj's Annual General Meeting

Citycon Oyj's Annual General Meeting took place in Espoo, Finland, today. The General Meeting approved all the proposals of the Board of Directors to ...


16 Mar, 2020, 16:12 GMT New Circular Economy Action Plan: No Circular Economy Without Bioeconomy

"European Bioplastics (EUBP) welcomes the new Circular Economy Action Plan (nCEAP). It's an ambitious step forward to transform Europe into a...


11 Mar, 2020, 09:00 GMT European Market Leader Vivera Foodgroup Sees Record Years Ahead

Vivera, the third largest European producer of plant-based food, aims at strong growth figures in 2020 and for the mid and long term. It sees fast...


02 Mar, 2020, 09:10 GMT AlchemLife Leads in Scientific Phytotherapy

A pioneer in plant-based, natural health solutions for decades, AlchemLife has discovered nature-based support using proprietary PhytoAdvance plant...


26 Feb, 2020, 08:42 GMT The Global Food Safety Initiative Raises the Bar for Food Safety, Releases All-new GFSI Benchmarking Requirements

During the opening plenary of its annual conference, a gathering of more than 1,000 food distributors, manufacturers and safety professionals, the...


26 Feb, 2020, 05:30 GMT JR East, Kinokuniya & Muroo Co. Ltd Partner With Infarm To Power Urban Farming Expansion To Japan

East Japan Railway Company (JR East) announced today a partnership with Infarm - the world's most advanced and rapidly growing urban farming platform ...


20 Feb, 2020, 11:42 GMT Notice to the Annual General Meeting of Citycon Oyj

The shareholders of Citycon Oyj are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday, 17 March 2020 at 12.00 noon at Finnkino Iso...


20 Feb, 2020, 01:30 GMT Asia's 50 Best Restaurants Announces Cho Hee-sook is Asia's Best Female Chef 2020

Cho Hee-sook, chef-owner of Hansikgonggan in Seoul, has been named Asia's Best Female Chef for 2020. Chef Cho will be presented with her award at the ...


17 Feb, 2020, 13:51 GMT Conveyance of Citycon Oyj's Own Shares for Payment of Rewards Earned Under Incentive Programmes

Citycon Oyj has on 17 February 2020 conveyed 12,804 own shares held by the company in a directed share issue without consideration to one key...


17 Feb, 2020, 11:00 GMT Farmcrowdy Acquires Meat Processor, Best Foods L&P Ltd

Farmcrowdy today announced the acquisition of Best Foods (L&P) Limited to offer wider livestock production and processing solutions to the market....


17 Feb, 2020, 06:51 GMT Wirecard and wirecube Win BILLA as a Customer and Turn Daily Shopping Into a Digital Journey

Wirecard, the global innovation leader for digital financial technology, and wirecube have won Austria's largest supermarket chain BILLA as a new...


14 Feb, 2020, 10:17 GMT Citycon's Sustainability Accounts for 2019 Published

Citycon Oyj's Sustainability Accounts for 2019 has been published today. The Sustainability Accounts provides information on the sustainability...


11 Feb, 2020, 11:00 GMT Packaging of Fresh Produce: Novamont's New MATER-BI Cling Film Is Now Available

A fundamental breakthrough in Novamont's range of biodegradable and compostable films for food packaging 5 years after the launch of the first grade...


11 Feb, 2020, 07:00 GMT Siniora Food Industries Achieved Net Profits of JD 6.1 Million (USD 8.6 Million) in 2019, a Growth of 42% Year on Year

Siniora Food Industries announced its consolidated preliminary (unaudited) financial results for 2019. According to the reported results, Siniora...


07 Feb, 2020, 19:00 GMT Lever Foundation Reports Leading Retail Chain ALDI Has Committed To Sell Only Cage-Free Eggs In China

ALDI, one of the world's largest retail chains, has announced it is committed to selling only cage-free eggs at its stores in China. ALDI opened its...


06 Feb, 2020, 10:51 GMT Correction: Citycon's Outlook Terminology in the Financial Statements Release for 1 January - 31 December 2019 and in the Release Regarding Updated Guidance Policy

The stock exchange releases published by Citycon earlier today at 9:00 a.m. EET and 9:05 a.m. EET contained an incorrect term "million" in the...


06 Feb, 2020, 08:54 GMT Citycon Oyj's Financial Statements Release for 1 January - 31 December 2019: Good Operational Performance

OCTOBER-DECEMBER 2019 - Net rental income was EUR 53.5 million (Q4/2018: 53.7). Like-for-like properties increased net rental income by EUR 0.5...


06 Feb, 2020, 07:57 GMT Citycon Oyj Updates its Guidance Policy Following the Issuance of Capital Securities

Citycon's Board of Directors has resolved to update Citycon's guidance policy following the issuance of Subordinated Capital Securities ("hybrid...


06 Feb, 2020, 07:20 GMT Citycon Board's Asset Distribution Proposal to the Annual General Meeting

The Board of Directors of Citycon Oyj has decided to propose to the Annual General Meeting to be held on 17 March 2020 of the asset distribution as...


06 Feb, 2020, 07:12 GMT Citycon's Financial Statements and Corporate Governance Statement for 2019 Published

Citycon Oyj's Financial Review for 2019 has been published today. The Financial Review includes the Report by the Board of Directors, Consolidated...


04 Feb, 2020, 06:00 GMT Bacardi Releases 2020 Cocktail Trends as Its 800 UK Employees Head 'Back To The Bar' to Experience Insights First-hand

This Thursday, 7,000 Bacardi employees across the globe will head to town and visit bars in more than 100 cities, including London, Glasgow and...


31 Jan, 2020, 01:00 GMT Olive Oils from Spain: Asia, With Japan Taking the Lead, Consolidates Itself as the New Golden Destination for European Olive Oils

The International Olive Oil Council (an institution belonging to the United Nations Organization dedicated to the olive tree and its products)...


30 Jan, 2020, 07:49 GMT Citycon's Financial Statements 2019 to be Published on Thursday, 6 February 2020 at Approximately 9 am EET

Citycon will publish its Financial Statements and Financial Statements Release for the 1 January - 31 December 2019 period as well as its Corporate...