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Lundin Petroleum AB
LUNDIN PETROLEUM COMPLETES TESTING OF THE TENGIS-1 WELL
The well was drilled to a total depth of 2,500m to test the hydrocarbon
potential of the Oligocene CD-sandstone. While drilling, hydrocarbon shows were
encountered at multiple levels and the CD-sandstone was successfully reached. A
detailed log acquisition and interpretation was completed and two potential
hydrocarbon zones, including the main CD-sandstone target, were identified for
The first test was over the CD-sandstone interval which failed to recover
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
FHLBank of Dallas Announces Third Quarter Dividend
DALLAS, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (Bank) has declared a dividend in the form of capital stock for the third quarter of 2007 at an annualized rate of 5.25 percent, which equates to the average effective federal funds rate for the second quarter of 2007. The third quarter dividend, applied to average capital stock held during the period from April 1, 2007 through June 30, 2007 and based upon operating results for that same period, will be paid on September 28, 2007.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
FHLBank of Dallas Supports Members' Liquidity Needs
DALLAS, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (Bank) has recently seen a noticeable increase in its outstanding advances to member financial institutions. The recent events affecting the credit markets coupled with other various needs of individual members have resulted in additional member borrowing. As of September 25, 2007, the par value of the Bank's outstanding advances totaled $44.8 billion, an increase of $8.3 billion since June 30, 2007.
Discover the Intriguing Trails to and Tales of Sanderson, Texas -- A Fascinating Tale of History, Humor, Romance, Western Lore, and More
OMAHA, NE, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Ranch life in southwestern Texas embraces a great scope of interesting things, especially during the time of old America. So, if you are interested in small town America back in the days of racial segregation in eating establishments and other accommodations, back to a simpler time when neither TV nor radio was yet available, back to when people still gather and socialize at small town cafes for entertainment, then you'll surely find author Cleo Robinson's Trails to and Tales of Sanderson, Texas a very intriguing and pleasant read.
Energy XXI to Present At IPAA San Francisco Conference
HOUSTON, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Energy XXI (Bermuda) Limited (Nasdaq:EXXI) (LSE:EXXS) (LSE:EXXI) today announced that Chairman and CEO John Schiller is scheduled to present at the Independent Petroleum Association of America's 5th Annual Oil and Gas Investment Symposium San Francisco. He will speak to investors on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2007 at 2:15 p.m. pacific time. Webcasting will be available for the presentation and can be accessed by logging onto Energy XXI's homepage (www.energyxxi.com) around that time, or by accessing www.ipaa.org where additional conference information is available.
CanAm Uranium Corp.
CanAm Uranium Commences Airborne Survey in Athabasca Basin
LAS VEGAS, Sept. 27, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CanAm Uranium Corp. (OTCBB:CAUI) is pleased to announce the commencement of its airborne EM survey for the Wheeler Beckett and Don McCarthy claims in the eastern Athabasca Basin Tuesday, September 25th 2007.