Telia publishes its interim report for January - September 2002 on October 25

Telia and Sonera, who have announced their plan to merge, have agreed to report their financial performance for the third quarter on the same day. Hence, Telia will publish its interim report for January - September 2002 on Friday October 25, 2002, i.e. more than one week earlier than previously announced.
Telia and Sonera will hold separate international telephone conferences later that same day. Further information about the telephone and press conferences will be published in due course by each company respectively.
For further information journalists can contact:
Telia's Press Office, Phone: +46 8 713 58 30
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