latest news releases from the newsroom
Bright Star Ventures Ltd.
Bright Star Acquires High Grade Gold Mine in China
VANCOUVER, B.C., May 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bright Star Ventures Ltd. (TSX Venture Exchange:BSV) (the "Company") has entered into a letter agreement with the Yunnan Nonferrous Metals Geological and Mining Company Ltd. (YNMGM), the provincial authority for Nonferrous Metals, to acquire from YNMGM, a 75% interest in the "Gongguo Property", a high-grade gold mining and exploration operation. Gold grade intersection of 15.11 g/t over 9 meters (with a high value of 138.00 g/t over a 1.0 meter interval) in the KD-4 tunnel has been encountered in exploration workings.
Seattle's Best Coffee
Torrefazione Italia(r) Brewing More than Coffee in Dallas
SEATTLE, May 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Torrefazione Italia(r) Coffee today announced the grand-prize winner of its recent "Write a Poem, Go to Rome" trip give-away contest. Michael Callahan, of Dallas, Texas wrote the winning verse of romance, and will receive two roundtrip airline tickets to Rome, as well as a cash allowance toward six-nights' accommodations. The grand-prize package is valued at more than $2,000.
Western Media Group
Western Media Group Signs Letter of Understanding with Vested Health Care
COMMACK, N.Y., May 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Western Media Group Corporation (OTCBB:WMGCE) and Vested Health Care, which holds a licensing agreement with Avreo, Inc., signed a letter of understanding that will grant the Med-Link VPN the opportunity to offer its clients the Avreo Radiology Workflow Software that allows for the reading of MRIs and CAT scans digitally. Both companies have begun negotiations on a definitive agreement.
Vianale & Vianale LLP
Vianale & Vianale LLP Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. -- AKLM
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Florida law firm of Vianale & Vianale LLP announces that a class action lawsuit was filed on May 6, 2003, on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. ("Acclaim" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:AKLM) between January 22, 2002 to September 19, 2002, inclusive. A copy of the complaint filed in this action can be viewed on Vianale & Vianale's website at: http://www.vianalelaw.com
Capio Criticises Closure of Polyclinique Marzet
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, May 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Capio (Other OTC:CPOOF) is criticising the decision of the Regional Hospital Administration (Agence Regionale d'Hospitalisation-ARH) to partially close the Group's Polyclinique Marzet unit. The closure was ordered jointly by the French Health Ministry and ARH on April 18, which resulted in the abrupt relocation of 135 patients. The French authorities have still not provided any sufficiently clear reason for the partial closure of the unit. Nor have they fully specified what measures must be taken by Polyclinique Marzet and by the staff at the clinic, who are self-employed and not Capio employees.
Resco AB (publ)
Resco Appoints Remium Securities as Market Maker
Stockholm, Sweden, May 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Resco AB (publ) has appointed Remium Securities as market maker for its B-share, which is listed on the O-list of the Stockholm Stock Exchange. The market-making assignment will start on May 5, 2003. "The objective is to reduce the price difference in the share and to increase its liquidity," says Kjell Jacobsson, CEO of Resco.