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First Solar, Inc.
First Solar Appoints Bruce Sohn as President
PHOENIX, March 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) announced today that Bruce Sohn has joined the Company as President. Mr. Sohn was formerly a senior executive at Intel Corporation and has served on the Board of Directors of First Solar since 2003. He will report to Mike Ahearn, Chief Executive Officer of First Solar.
MEDirect Latino, Inc.
MEDirect Latino Inc. Licensed to Provide Products and Services to the New Mexico Medicaid Program
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., March 1, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MEDirect Latino Inc. (Pink Sheets:MLTO) (www.medirectlatino.org), the first national provider of direct-to-consumer Medicare reimbursed medical products focused exclusively on chronic diseases afflicting the Hispanic community, today announced that the Company has been issued a Medicaid Provider License by the State of New Mexico, Human Services Department, Provider Enrollment Unit, and will immediately begin servicing state Medicaid beneficiaries. Total Medicaid spending in New Mexico for fiscal 2005 was $2,371B, servicing approximately 26% of the citizen population, as reported by The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, www.kff.org. Through the program, MEDirect Latino will provide services to the state's duly eligible population, including expanded services to children, adults, and disabled beneficiaries, under State Medicaid guidelines.