Business News Archive - April 08, 2008

A Calvalley Petroleum-led consortium, which includes Indian oil and gas firm Reliance and Yemeni-focused Hood Oil, has discovered oil in the Qarn Qayamah-2 well in Yemen's hydrocarbon exploration Block-9, according to a report by The Economic Times.

AUSTIN, Texas, April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- South Texas Oil Company today announced that it has signed a definitive contract operating agreement with Sonterra Resources, Inc.

Northwest Airlines (NYSE: NWA) today announced spring and summer fare sales for travel to/from North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana. Spring travel must be completed by June 12, 2008 with the summer travel valid from June 13, 2008 to August 28, 2008.

DALLAS, April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Trail Ridge Energy Partners, LLC ("Trail Ridge"), a private oil and gas company headquartered in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, announced it has received an equity commitment of $40 million from Kayne Anderson Energy Funds and from Trail Ridge management for the acquisition and development of oil and gas assets in the Midcontinent region.

MIAMI, April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines, which offers more flights from South Florida than any other airline, will begin daily nonstop service from Miami to Antigua this fall -- the only nonstop service currently scheduled between Miami and the eastern Caribbean island.

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