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Final results in new Boliden's rights issue
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The final results in the new Boliden rights issue show that 99.62 percent of the new shares offered have been subscribed for by the exercise of rights. Further, 19.06 percent of the total rights issue have been applied for on a non-preferential basis. The final results are slightly higher than the preliminary results announced on 2nd April 2004.
Diamond Discoveries International
Diamond Discoveries Receives Funds From Quebec Government
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Diamond Discoveries International Corp. (OTCBB:DMDD) is pleased to announce that it has received the first two installments of the Refundable Tax Credit from the Quebec Government. The cheques totaling approximately $246,000 Canadian are the first tranche of a total credit of approximately $470,000 Canadian. The company is expecting the other tranches in the near future. These funds will be applied to further exploration and working capital.
MSSI-TeleScience International Inc.
MSSI-TeleScience to Mentor USA FutureTech Under Mentor-Protege Program
VIENNA, Va., April 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- MSSI-TeleScience International, Inc. (OTCBB:MSSI), a provider of long-term medical personnel, homeland security and technology services to federal, state and local government agencies as well as the private sector, has entered into a formal Mentor-Protege agreement as a corporate mentor to USA FutureTech, Inc. (USAFT), the protege.
Global Diversified Industries, Inc.
Global Diversified Industries, Inc. Wholly Owned Subsidiaries Receive More Than $3.3 Million in New Orders from Multiple School Districts
CHOWCHILLA, Calif., April 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Global Diversified Industries, Inc. (OTCBB:GDVI), a Company focused on the modular building industry with emphasis on the education market, is pleased to announce it has received commitments from several California school districts to build new modular type classrooms, including associated site work, worth more than $3,300,000. The contracts will be executed immediately after appropriate school board approvals later this month.
Tele2 Launches Its Tenth GSM Network In Russia
NEW YORK and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tele2 AB ("Tele2") (Nasdaq:TLTOA) (Nasdaq:TLTOB) (Stockholmsborsen: TEL2A and TEL2B), the leading alternative pan-European telecommunications company, today announced that it has launched a GSM-network in Chelyabinsk. Tele2 now offers GSM services in ten out of the eleven Russian regions where it has mobile telephony operations.
Metro to Launch Olympic Games Edition
BERTRANGE, Luxembourg, April 13, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metro International S.A. ("Metro"), the international newspaper group, today announced that it will publish a special English language "Olympic Edition" in Greece this summer to mark the return of the Olympic Games to their original home. The special paper will build on Metro's existing daily 'Metrorama' publication, which has established itself as the second most read daily news title in Athens. Metro also publishes the 'Ticket' monthly magazine in Athens.
Women Forged in Fire -- New Book Compiles Stories of Women's Strength in Life Crises
ABILENE, Texas, April 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Few people are as strong as steel, except those who have risen above the desperate situations in their lives to find peace, hope and strength. In a new collection of inspiring true stories about women taking control of their lives, Women Forged in Fire (now available through AuthorHouse), Danielle Delhomme and Evelyn Maley offer readers inspiring stories from real women who have turned chaos into triumph.