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MetroCorp Bancshares Inc.
MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Conference Call
HOUSTON, April 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MetroCorp Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:MCBI) announced that it will release its 2007 First quarter results after market close on Thursday, April 26, 2007. On Friday, April 27, 2007, management of MetroCorp will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET) to discuss the results. A brief management presentation will be followed by a question and answer period. To participate by phone, U.S. callers may dial 877-407-8291 (international callers may dial 201-689-8345).
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines Rocks With Jon Bon Jovi and The Philadelphia Soul to Build Homes in New York City With Habitat for Humanity
NEW YORK, April 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Air Lines is joining rock icon and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi, Habitat for Humanity and members of the Arena Football League (AFL) team, The Philadelphia Soul, to announce its commitment to two Habitat projects in Brooklyn, N.Y., further demonstrating the airline's dedication to New York. Working with Habitat for Humanity -- New York City, Delta volunteers are helping complete Habitat-NYC's Halsey Street project in Bedford-Stuyvesant, and the airline is pledging financial support to build at Habitat-NYC's Atlantic Avenue project in Ocean Hill-Brownsville. The two projects are part of Delta's Force for Global Good, a global initiative with a focus on uniting the airline's employees and customers in support of corporate philanthropic and social responsibility efforts.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
Ocwen Ranked as a Top Mortgage Banking Industry Outsourcing Vendor by the Black Book of Outsourcing
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. , April 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN), a leading provider of servicing and origination processing solutions to the loan industry, has been ranked as one of the top outsourcing vendors to the mortgage banking industry by The Black Book of Outsourcing. Based on a Q3 2006 survey of 12,755 outsourcing purchasers and 3,340 outsourcing corporate employees, Ocwen was ranked number 2 of all mortgage outsource providers in the world. The survey evaluates each solution provider's demonstrated strength in four survey areas: CEO commitment, human capital performance, corporate direction and leadership impact.
San Diego Gas & Electric
Earthquake Preparedness Month: SDG&E Offers Safety Tips
SAN DIEGO, April 3, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Disasters strike quickly. As the Southland kicks off Earthquake Preparedness Month, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) reminds customers that advance preparation is critical and offers these safety tips to help reduce the possibility of injuries or damage to property that may occur during the next quake: