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Himax Technologies, Inc.
Himax Announces Share Buyback
TAINAN, Taiwan, Nov. 14, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himax Technologies, Inc. ("Himax" or "Company") (Nasdaq:HIMX) today announced that its Board of Directors approved a share repurchase program that authorizes the Company to repurchase up to $50 million of the Company's American Depository Receipts ("ADRs"). The program does not obligate Himax to acquire any particular amount of ADRs and may be modified or suspended at any time at the Company's sole discretion.
ChinaCast Education Corporation
ChinaCast Education Corporation to Present At the Roth Capital China Comes to Vegas Investor Conference
BEIJING, Nov. 14, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaCast Education Corporation (Nasdaq:CAST), a leading for-profit, post-secondary and e-learning services provider in China, today announced that Michael Santos, Chief Marketing Officer, will present the company at the Roth Capital, China Comes to Vegas Investor Conference at 10:00am PST on Friday, November 21, 2008, at The Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP Receives Pro Bono Institute's Pickering Award for 2008
NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In recognition of its steadfast commitment to pro bono service, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has received the Pro Bono Institute's prestigious Pickering Award for 2008. The award was presented at the Pro Bono Institute's annual gala in New York City on November 13, 2008.
Saia to Present At Southwestern Showcase
DULUTH, Ga., Nov. 14, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (Nasdaq:SAIA), a leading multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation company, today announced that will present at the upcoming Southwestern Showcase Investor Conference to be held at the Fairmont Hotel in Dallas, TX. Jim Darby, the company's CFO will make the presentation. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, November 20, 2008 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time and will be webcast live via the internet at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/beacon/saia.