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Southern Energy Company, Inc.
Southern Energy Announces the Acquisition of the Lota Bay Coal Concession
SANTIAGO, Chile, March 10, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Southern Energy Company, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SOCI), a publicly traded resource exploration company, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Lota Bay coal concession located in Lota, Chile. Under the terms of the agreement, the Company will pay to the seller, Ms. Maria Latapiat, a total of $8,000,000, consisting of 5,000,000 shares of restricted common stock at a deemed price of $1.50 per share and a cash payment of $500,000, payable on or before March 31, 2009.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
CONWAY, Ark., March 10, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) today announced it expects to release First Quarter 2009 earnings prior to the market opening on Thursday, April 23, 2009. Following this release, management will conduct a conference call to review this information at 1:00 p.m. CT (2:00 ET) on Thursday, April 23, 2009.
PIMCO California Municipal Income Fund III
PIMCO California Municipal Income Fund III and PIMCO New York Municipal Income Fund III Report Results for the Fiscal Quarter Ended December 31, 2008
NEW YORK, March 10, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PIMCO California Municipal Income Fund III (NYSE:PZC) and PIMCO New York Municipal Income Fund III (NYSE:PYN) (the "Funds") today announced their results for the fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2008. The Funds' are closed-end management investment companies. The investment objective of each Fund is to provide current income exempt from federal income tax. California Municipal Income Fund III also seeks to provide current income exempt from California state income taxes. New York Municipal Income Fund III also seeks to provide current income exempt from New York state and city income taxes.
Momenta Pharmaceuticals to Present At Cowen and Company 29th Annual Health Care Conference
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 10, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MNTA), a biotechnology company specializing in the characterization and engineering of complex drugs, today announced that Craig Wheeler, President and Chief Executive Officer, will deliver a corporate presentation at the Cowen and Company 29th Annual Healthcare Conference on Monday, March 16th at 3:10 pm EDT. The conference will be held at the Boston Marriot Copley Place Hotel.