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Central European Media Enterprises Ltd.
Central European Media Enterprises Sells Its Ukrainian Operations for US$300 Million
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jan. 20, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Central European Media Enterprises Ltd. ("CME") (Nasdaq:CETV) (Prague Stock Exchange:CETV) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Harley Trading Limited, a company beneficially owned by Igor Kolomoisky, to sell 100% of the Studio 1+1 and Kino channels for cash consideration of US$300 million plus an estimated US$19 million to fund cash expenses of the Studio 1+1 group between signing and closing of the transaction. The purchaser will make a payment of US$30 million to CME on February 1, 2010 and the balance of the purchase price will be paid at closing. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of April 2010.
Harsco Executive Tomas Duenas Named to International Advisory Council of the Americas
HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 20, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Worldwide industrial services company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that F. Tomas Duenas, a senior executive within Harsco’s Infrastructure business group, has been invited to join the Chairman’s International Advisory Council of the America’s Society/Council of the Americas, one of the most prestigious private organizations for inter-Americas business and economic policy.
Protection One, Inc.
Protection One Announces Review of Strategic Alternatives
LAWRENCE, Kan., Jan. 20, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protection One, Inc. (Nasdaq:PONE), a leading national provider of electronic security services to the residential, commercial and wholesale markets, today announced that it is commencing a process to explore and evaluate strategic alternatives, including a possible sale of the Company, in order to maximize shareholder value. Protection One has engaged J. P. Morgan to advise the Company’s Board of Directors in this process.
One of "Greenest Hotels in America" Chooses EnerNOC's CarbonTrak to Measure and Manage Greenhouse Gas Emissions
BOSTON, Jan. 20, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EnerNOC, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENOC), a leading provider of clean and intelligent energy solutions, today announced that Boston’s Seaport Hotel and Seaport World Trade Center (Seaport), which was named one of ForbesTraveler.com’s “Greenest Hotels in America”, is the first hotel to select EnerNOC’s CarbonTrak™ application to better measure and manage its greenhouse gas (GHG) footprint. Seaport chose CarbonTrak to provide a holistic, auditable, and streamlined view of carbon accounting information that can be leveraged to drive actionable, quantifiable energy savings.
Aztec Oil & Gas, Inc.
Aztec Oil & Gas, Inc. Announces Year End Results and Strong Growth
HOUSTON, Jan. 20, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aztec Oil & Gas, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AZGS) announced today the recent filing of its financial results for the year ending August 31, 2009, noting that the Company has achieved significant growth over the referenced 12-month period. A quick summary of the filing shows that Total Current Assets increased by approximately 159 percent and Total Assets increased by approximately 40 percent, while Cash (as reported in Current Assets) increased by approximately 40 percent as well. Current Liabilities decreased by approximately 22 percent while Total Liabilities increased by approximately 29 percent for the year ending August 31, 2009. All of the foregoing percentages are compared to the previous twelve month fiscal year, ending August 31, 2008, and all percentages are rounded to the nearest full number.