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Minera Andes, Inc.
Gold/Silver Recoveries Further Enhanced at Minera Andes' Huevos Verdes Project
SPOKANE, Wash., Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Minera Andes Inc. (TSX-V:MAI) (OTCBB:MNEAF) -- Metallurgical testing has achieved higher recoveries of gold and silver from underground samples of mineralized material at Minera Andes Inc.'s Huevos Verdes gold/silver vein. The vein under development is part of the San Jose project located in southern Argentina. The recoveries of high-grade gold and silver from the latest round of tests are higher than recoveries reported from a series of tests on drill samples reported by Minera Andes in 2003.
Gateway International Holdings, Inc.
Gateway International Holdings Announces 2-for-1 Stock Split
ANAHEIM, Calif. , Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gateway International Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GWIH) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a two-for-one stock split of the Company's common stock. The stock split will entitle each stockholder of record on the later of the close of business August 20, 2004 or approval from Nasdaq, to receive one additional share for every outstanding share of common stock. The split is a mandatory exchange payable upon surrender. Therefore, stockholders entitled to receive split shares are required to remit their pre-split stock certificates to the Company's transfer agent, Pacific Stock Transfer, to receive their split shares. Upon the completion of the stock split, Gateway International Holdings, Inc. will have approximately 32 million shares of common stock outstanding.
The Pomerantz Firm Charges Biolase Technology, Inc. With Securities Fraud -- BLTI
NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action lawsuit against Biolase Technology, Inc. ("Biolase" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:BLTI) and two of the Company's senior officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased the securities of Biolase during the period between October 29, 2003 through July 16, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The case was filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
The Pomerantz Firm Charges Baxter International, Inc. with Securities Fraud -- BAX
NEW YORK , Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action lawsuit against Baxter International, Inc. ("Baxter" or the "Company") (NYSE:BAX) and certain of its officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased the securities of Baxter during the period between April 19, 2001 through July 21, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The case was filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
DigiLava Launches Hostelling International USA Golden Gate Council Websites
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Golden Gate Council of Hostelling International-USA announced today that it has successfully deployed software and developments provided by DigiLava, Inc. (Pink Sheets:DGLV) to restructure and launch highly interactive, profitable and content-rich websites (www.norcalhostels.org), among other online enhancements. The online technology provided by DigiLava, a recognized pioneer in Application Service Provider of rich-media direct response marketing for businesses and enterprises, was used to rebrand the Hostelling International-USA Golden Gate Council (including three San Francisco gateway hostels and seven regional hostels: www.sfhostel.org, www.sfcitycenterhostel.org, www.sfdowntownhostel.org).
Communications Research, Inc.
Communications Research Releases Innovative TeleWRITER-AGS 3.0 for Beta Testing
MAHWAH, N.J., Aug. 18, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Communications Research, Inc. (OTCBB:CRHI) announced today they have completed testing of the new TeleWRITER-AGS (Advanced Graphic System) software and has released the product for final Beta Testing. Extensive system testing has been conducted at, and between, the corporate headquarters of Communications Research and TeleWRITER Corporation based in Tampa, Florida and the product is now ready for widespread dissemination to our Beta Test Power Users.