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Diamond Discoveries International
Diamond Discoveries Receives Results of Heavy Mineral Samples
VANCOUVER, B.C., Canada, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Further to the press release dated April 19, 2004, which related to electron microprobe analysis of crushed rock samples, Diamond Discoveries International Corp. (OTCBB:DMDD) is pleased to announce that it has received an additional report from Robert Dillman APGO on the results of an examination of forty (40) heavy mineral concentrates taken from stream gravels on it's Torngat Diamond property in northeastern Quebec. Seventeen (17) of the samples contain minerals derived from kimberlite or aillikite sources situated very close to the sample sites.
MSSI-TeleScience International Inc.
MSSI-TeleScience & USA FutureTech Begin Bidding on Joint Projects
VIENNA, Va., April 27, 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, announced today that it has begun bidding on joint projects with USA FutureTech, Inc. (USAFT), a provider of a broad range of e-collaboration, decontamination and medical products.
Lars Renstrom, President and CEO of Seco Tools, Leaves the Company
FAGERSTA, Sweden, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Seco Tools President and CEO Lars Renstrom has been offered and accepted to take up the position as President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group. Lars Renstrom has six months' notice. The Seco Tools Board of Directors will begin the work to find his successor as soon as possible.
Lars Renstrom new CEO and President of Alfa Laval
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Alfa Laval Board of Directors has today appointed Lars Renstrom new CEO and President of the Alfa Laval Group. Lars Renstrom is presently CEO and President of Seco Tools, a leading provider of tools to the machining industries around the world listed on the Stockholm Exchange.
SCA improves distribution and production structure for tissue on the Iberian Peninsula
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- As a result of the acquisition of the Nisa, Marpo, Panosa and CartoInvest companies, SCA's volumes on the Iberian tissue market have grown to approximately 150,000 tons in 2003. The Spanish market for consumer tissue has shown annual growth of slightly more than 5%, which is expected to be sustained. Today, SCA is the market leader, with a market share of about 35% in consumer tissue. In the retailers' brand (private label) segment, the market share is about 56%. Through a number of structural measures, operations have been concentrated to only four industrial sites on the Iberian Peninsula, of which three in Spain and one in Portugal.