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CeNeS Pharmaceuticals Plc
CeNeS Reports 2002 Interim Results
Cambridge, U.K., Sept. 30, 2002(PRIMEZONE) -- CeNeS Pharmaceuticals plc (LSE:CEN) today announced its unaudited interim financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2002. CeNeS also announced further phase II clinical progress for M6G -- its leading clinical candidate for the treatment of post-operative pain.
Old Mutual plc
Old Mutual plc: Results of Nedcor Investment Bank Scheme of Arrangement
LONDON, Sept. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Old Mutual (LSE:OML) draws attention to today's announcement by its subsidiary Nedcor Limited ("Nedcor"), the South African banking group in which it has a 53.2% stake, detailing the approval of the scheme of arrangement proposed by Nedcor between Nedcor Investment Bank Holdings Limited ("NIB") and its minority shareholders other than Nedcor. Nedcor currently has an 84% stake in NIB.
Metso Receives Orders for Metal Recycling Machinery
HELSINKI, Finland, Sept. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- In August-September, Metso Minerals has received several orders for metal recycling solutions. The total value of the orders is approximately EUR 18 million. The deliveries will take place during the first half of 2003. Metso has been supplying metal recycling equipment since 2001, when the German Lindemann became a part of the Corporation. Metso Minerals is the global market leader in metal recycling products and these deliveries will strengthen its position on the fast growing markets.
Millicom International Cellular
Millicom sells Liberty Broadband Ltd.
NEW YORK/LONDON and BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, Sept. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Millicom International Cellular S.A. ("MIC") (Nasdaq:MICC), the global telecommunications investor, today announced that it has sold Liberty Broadband Ltd., its high-speed wireless data services business in the U.K., to Birmingham Online Ltd.
Hydro Aluminium to Further Develop Low-Cost Alouette Smelter
OSLO, Norway, Sept. 30, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Norsk Hydro (NYSE:NHY), the Norwegian-based Oil and Energy, Aluminium and Agri group, has decided to take part in expanding the Canadian primary aluminium plant, Alouette. The expansion of 307,000 tonnes will bring Alouette's capacity up to 550,000 tonnes per year. Hydro Aluminium holds a 20 percent share in Alouette, which represents 110,000 tonnes of post-expansion primary aluminium per year, up from 50,000 tonnes today.