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Saflex Announces Price Increase
ST. LOUIS, April 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Saflex(r), a unit of Solutia Inc. (NYSE:SOA), today announced that effective May 1, 2008, it will begin implementing price increases of up to 40% on its Saflex PVB sheet products (depending on grade and location) to address dramatically rising raw material, energy and transportation costs.
Kern Family Foundation
Minnesota Teacher Conference Puts Focus On STEM Education
BREEZY POINT, Minn., April 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Teachers from across Minnesota will gather this week to discuss, support and improve upon the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) curriculum being taught in the state's middle and high schools.
Pacific Asia Petroleum Inc.
Pacific Asia Petroleum Receives Chinese Government Approval for its Coalbed Methane Contract
HARTSDALE, N.Y., April 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Pacific Asia Petroleum, Inc. (Pink Sheets:PFAP), a U.S. publicly traded company, announced today that on April 2, 2008, it received written confirmation that the Ministry of Commerce of The People's Republic of China has approved the entry by Pacific Asia Petroleum, Ltd. ("PAPL"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pacific Asia Petroleum, Inc., into the Production Sharing Contract ("PSC") signed on October 26, 2007 with China United Coalbed Methane Corp. Ltd. ("CUCBM") for the exploitation of coalbed methane resources in the Zijinshan block, which is located in the Shanxi Province in China.