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Statoil's Chairman Resigns
OSLO, Norway, Sept. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Leif Terje Loeddesoel informed the head of Statoil's (OSE:STL) (NYSE:STO) corporate assembly and the board of directors that he is withdrawing with immediate effect from his position as chairman and member of Statoil's board of directors.
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BOTHELL, Wash., Sept. 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- With winter on it's way, don't you just wish the summer could continue? Well now you can take away those winter blues with an escape to one of many sunny destinations in Spain! Go-today.com offers you a choice of several air/land specials from as low as $499. At these prices, you'd be crazy not to extend your summer!!
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eGames Announces New Banking Relationship and Credit Facility
LANGHORNE, Pa., Sept. 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- eGames, Inc. (OTCBB:EGAM), a publisher of Family Friendly(tm), value-priced consumer entertainment PC software games, today announced it has established a new banking relationship with Hudson United Bank ("HUB"), which will permit the Company to borrow up to $500,000, subject to certain restrictions, for working capital and short-term borrowing requirements.
Bayer AG Press Conference Response: Plaintiffs' Attorneys from Zimmerman Reed and Lockridge Grindal Nauen Assure Injured Baycol Users, `The Recent Court Order will not Affect Bayer's Responsibility to Pay for Injuries'
MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 19, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- German drug giant, Bayer AG (NYSE:BAY), faced with thousands of Baycol lawsuits across the country, now must assess what impact a Court Order, denying class action status, will have on the company. Instead of proceeding in one, unified proceeding or in several coordinated proceedings, the cases - estimated at about 11,000 - will proceed individually, trial by trial. To date, Bayer has paid out over $477 million on only 1,342 of the claims which have been brought by individuals injured by Baycol.