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Osprey Gold Corp.
Osprey Gold Corp. Announces $698,000 Private Placement
TORONTO, June 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Osprey Gold Corp. ("Osprey") (OTCBB:OSGL) announces the completion of the sale of 2,326,020 common shares of the Company at a price of $0.30 USD per share for proceeds of $697,806 USD. The shares were sold by way of a non-brokered private placement with an offshore investor, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. As a result of the private placement, there will be 106,410,112 outstanding common shares of Osprey.
New Volume of Expectorations Series
MILLBRAE, Ca., June 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the fifth installment of the Expectorations series, readers will once again delight in this collection of prose and poetry. Michael Abramson is a man of science who has kept a lifelong romance with the visual and the literary arts. A physician by profession but an art aficionado and collector at heart, he immerses in literature and also collects rare objects of art. In this new volume of Expectorations, he serves up a collection of new poems and quotations as well as some of his best works from the previous volumes that reflect the insight, the love, and the humor that the author has come to be known for.
Berger & Montague PC
Adolor Corp. Misled Investors, Berger & Montague Alleges -- ADLR
PHILADELPHIA, June 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- On June 16, 2004, the law firm of Berger & Montague, P.C. (http://www.bergermontague.com) filed a class action suit against Adolor Corporation ("Adolor" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:ADLR) and certain of its officers in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased Adolor common stock from September 23, 2003 through January 14, 2004 (the "Class Period").
ADVA Optical Networking
ADVA Optical Networking Participates in Industry's First Global Joint-Carrier, Multi-Vendor Interoperability Demo
MARTINSRIED/MUNICH, Germany and MAHWAH, N.J., June 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- ADVA Optical Networking today announced that it has joined international industry constituents, including many leading international telecommunications carriers and vendors, in the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF). The mission of the OIF is to foster the development and deployment of interoperable products and services, as well as promote cooperation among industry participants. As a new member of the OIF, one of ADVA's first major activities is to participate in the industry's first global joint-carrier, multi-vendor optical networking interoperability demonstration in June 2004 at the SUPERCOMM tradeshow in Chicago/Illinois, USA.
Elanders and Hansaprint explore future cooperation in Hungary
KUNGSBACKA, Sweden, June 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Elanders and Hansaprint Oy, Finland have registered a joint-venture to explore the possibility of delivering four-colour digital print and logistic services to industrials in the Hungarian market. The company plans to operate in Komarom, Hungary.
AB Volvo decides on repurchase of own shares
GOTEBORG, Sweden, June 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of AB Volvo have decided to acquire through purchase on Stockholmsborsen (Stockholm Exchange) a maximum of 22,076,045 Series A and/or Series B shares, however, not to exceed a total purchase amount of SEK 4,300,000,000.
Bontan Corporation Inc.
Bontan Corporation Inc. Amasses Additional Diamond Exploration Rights in Brazil
TORONTO, June 17, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bontan Corporation Inc. (OTCBB:BNTNF) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Bontan Diamond Corporation ("BDC"), is pleased to announce that BDC's wholly owned Brazilian subsidiary Astrogemas Mineracao Ltda ("AML") has amassed exclusive exploration rights covering over 2000 hectares in Serra do Alemao located between diamondiferous Rio Abaete and Rio Borrachudo in the Coromandel region of Minas Gerais State in Brazil.