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Caprius, Inc. Secures Initial Financing
FORT LEE, N.J., April 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Caprius, Inc. (OTCBB:CAPR) announced today that it had completed the initial closing for $1.075 million as part of a financing for the Company in the form of 8% Senior Secured Convertible Promissory Notes.
Credit Suisse Group
Annual General Meeting of Credit Suisse Group: All Proposals of the Board of Directors Approved
ZURICH, Switzerland, April 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The shareholders of Credit Suisse Group have approved all the motions proposed by the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting of April 30, 2004.The shareholders approved the proposed par value reduction of CHF 0.50 per share, in lieu of a dividend, which will be paid out on July 12, 2004. The Annual General Meeting also approved all other motions proposed by the Board of Directors, including the proportional amendment of the right to request the inclusion of an item on the agenda, in line with the reduced par value of the share.
Volvo CE initiates LB Smith divestiture
GOTEBORG, Sweden, April 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- As part of its stated intention to divest the distribution territories and assets which Volvo Construction Equipment acquired from its former dealer, LB Smith, Volvo CE has sold its Florida construction equipment distribution marketing area, with the exception of Tallahassee, to Flagler Construction Equipment LLC, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Elekta Unveils New Treatment Solutions At AANS
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 30, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Elekta will give visitors to the annual meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) in Orlando, Florida on May 3-5 the first look at the new Leksell Gamma Knife(R) 4C, the most recent version of Elekta's successful radiosurgery weapon in the fight against brain disorders. In addition, the company will preview the revolutionary Elekta Synergy(TM) S, the ideal extracranial counterpart to Leksell Gamma Knife(R).