TEL AVIV, Israel, March 18, 2010 Elbit ImagingLtd. ("EI") (NASDAQ: EMITF) announced today that Midroog Ltd., an affiliateof Moody's Investors Services, has informed EI that its "A2/Stable" rating,on a local scale, would also apply to a new series of debentures in anaggregate principal amount of up to NIS 100 million that EI may issue torepay principal amounts of debt that comes due in 2010. This credit ratingwould also apply to additional debentures in the new series in an aggregateprincipal amount of up to NIS 400 million that EI may issue in exchange foroutstanding debentures, subject to certain conditions.
EI has made no decision with respect to any future debt offering, andthere is no certainty that any such debt offering will be executed. Anyfuture debt offering, if made, will be made in Israel to residents of Israelonly, and any debt instruments that may be offered will not be registeredunder the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered orsold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption fromU.S. registration requirements.
About Elbit Imaging Ltd.
The activities of Elbit Imaging Ltd. are divided into the followingprincipal fields: (i) Shopping and Entertainment Centers - Initiation,construction, operation, management and sale of shopping and entertainmentcenters and other mixed-use real property projects, predominantly in theretail sector, located in Central and Eastern Europe and in India; (ii)Hotels - Hotel ownership, operation, management and sale, primarily in majorEuropean cities; (iii) Image Guided Treatment - Investments in the researchand development, production and marketing of magnetic resonance imagingguided focused ultrasound treatment equipment; (vi) Residential Projects -Initiation, construction and sale of residential projects and other mixed-usereal projects, predominantly residential, located in Eastern Europe and inIndia; and (v) Other Activities - (a) The distribution and marketing offashion apparel and accessories in Israel; (b) venture capital investments;and (c) investments in hospitals, and farm and dairy plants in India, whichare in preliminary stages.
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