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Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Announces Closing of Previously Announced Private Placement
NEW YORK, June 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (Nasdaq:EGLE) today announced that it has closed the issuance of an aggregate of 2,750,000 shares of its common stock, par value $0.01 (the "Common Shares"), to certain institutional investors. The issuance, which was previously announced, is pursuant to a securities purchase agreement dated June 22, 2006, for an aggregate purchase price of $33 million, or $12.00 per Common Share.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
CONWAY, Ark., June 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) today announced it expects to release second quarter 2006 earnings prior to the market opening on Thursday, July 20, 2006. Following this release, management will conduct a conference call to review this information at 1:00 p.m. CST (2:00 EST) on Thursday, July 20, 2006.
LTDnetwork Receives 2006 DCIA Trendsetter's Award
NEW YORK and ARLINGTON, Va., June 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- LTDnetwork, a subsidiary of Brilliant Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:BLLN), today announced that The Distributed Computing Industry Association (www.DCIA.info), a trade organization representing peer-to-peer (P2P) software providers, content rights holders, and service-and-support companies, presented the 2006 DCIA Trendsetter's Award to LTDnetwork Chairman and CEO Allan Klepfisz at the first annual P2P MEDIA SUMMIT in McLean, VA.
Petroleum Geo-Services ASA
Demerger of Petroleum Geo-Services ASA Completed
OSLO, Norway, June 29, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Petroleum Geo-Services ASA ("PGS" or the "Company") (OSE:PGS)(NYSE:PGS) announced today that the demerger of PGS has been completed and registered in the Register of Business Enterprises as outlined in the demerger plan which was approved at the extraordinary general meetings of PGS and Petrojarl ASA ("Petrojarl") on April 28, 2006.