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Minera Andes, Inc.
Progress Report at Minera Andes' 100 Percent Owned Los Azules Porphyry Copper/Gold Project, Argentina
SPOKANE, Wash., March 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Minera Andes Inc. (TSX
Venture Exchange:MAI) (OTCBB:MNEAF) is pleased to announce that the current drill program is progressing on schedule at the Los Azules porphyry copper/gold system in San Juan province, central Argentina and may be expanded if weather conditions allow. In addition to the drilling, a geophysical survey using Xstrata Copper Americas' proprietary MIMDAS deep penetration, high resolution induced polarization (IP) system is in progress on the property. This survey will assist in selecting drill targets beneath the extensive talus and glacial debris cover on the property.
HealthTronics Surgical Services, Inc.
HealthTronics Surgical Services, Inc. and EDAP TMS S.A. Announce Finalization of Agreement for Ablatherm(r) in the U.S.A.
MARIETTA, Ga. and VAULX-EN-VELIN, France, March 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- HealthTronics Surgical Services (Nasdaq:HTRN), a leading provider of minimally invasive urologic and orthopaedic services, and EDAP TMS S.A. (Nasdaq:EDAP), a global leader in the development, marketing and distribution of a portfolio of minimally-invasive medical devices for the treatment of urological diseases, today announced that the two companies finalized a distribution agreement for Ablatherm in the United States.
CBQ Establishes US-China Financial and M&A Intermediation Co.
DAVIE, Fla., March 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- CBQ, Inc., a Colorado corporation (OTCBB:CBQI) ("CBQ" or the "Company") announced today that it has established a new subsidiary, China Pathfinder Fund, LLC, a Florida limited liability company (CPF), to pursue the business of acting as a funding and merger-and-acquisition or M&A intermediation agent in U.S. and China.
Mergence Corporation's Subsidiary Oxford Media Corporation Signs LOI to Acquire eMOD
IRVINE, Calif., March 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mergence Corporation's (OTCBB:MRGN) wholly owned subsidiary Oxford Media Corporation announces today that it has signed a letter of intent ("LOI") to acquire eMOD Systems, Inc. eMOD (e-movies on demand) is a digital solutions company concentrating on high-quality distribution of digital video content to the hotel industry. The terms of the acquisition have yet to be finalized and will require the approval of both companies' Board of Directors.
Global Electric (WHSL) Selected for lithium ion vehicle conversion project for the City of Austin, TX and Austin Energy
LAS VEGAS and AUSTIN, Texas, March 1, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Whistler Investments, Inc. (OTCBB:WHSL) -- an emerging leader in the development and marketing of lithium ion vehicles and lithium ion powered products worldwide announced today that a letter of understanding between Global Electric and the City of Austin has been executed in respect to the conversion of vehicles for the City of Austin, TX, subsequent to a senior level meeting between Mark Kapner, Senior Strategic Planner for the City of Austin, Chaz Haba. and executives from Global Electric, at their development facility at Lithium house in Van Nuyes, California.