Business News Archive - April 21, 2009

HOUSTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE-Alt: END) (LSE: ENDV) will host a conference call to discuss its 2009 first quarter financial and operating results on Friday, May 1, 2009 at 9 a.m. Central Daylight Time, 3 p.m. British Summer Time.

HONG KONG, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Group Limited (SGX: NOBL), a leading global supply chain manager of agricultural, industrial and energy products, today announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter 2009, after the Singapore market closes on May 5 2009.

BASEL, Switzerland, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At today's Annual General Meeting, Syngenta Chairman Martin Taylor and CEO Mike Mack highlighted the key global challenge of ensuring food security for a rapidly growing world population.

LONDON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus Media, the leading energy price discovery and analysis service, has been recognised with the UK's most prestigious distinction for business performance -- the Queen's Award for Enterprise.

APPLE VALLEY, Minn., April 21 /PRNewswire/ --- In response to the recent approval of PEX in the California Plumbing Code, Uponor, a leading manufacturer of PEX-a plumbing, fire safety and radiant systems, recently launched the www.CaliforniaPEX.com microsite to educate consumers and builders about the benefits of PEX as the superior plumbing alternative to copper and CPVC. The site features practical information about PEX, or crosslinked polyethylene tubing, which is used for residential and commercial plumbing applications worldwide.

LONDON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus has launched daily coverage of the Romanian over-the-counter wholesale power market, and expanded its coverage of the Hungarian market in response to increased trading activity.

BROADVIEW, Ill., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- If you are concerned about your car's carbon footprint, it's important to know that your vehicle's O2 sensor (oxygen sensor) plays a key role in sounding the alarm if excessive harmful exhaust emissions are coming out the tailpipe.

First Quarter Production Averages 412 Mmcfe/d, Up 14% Quarter Over Quarter Company Raises Eagle Ford Shale EUR Estimates to 5.5 Bcfe Per Well Based on Core Analysis and Positive Drilling Results HOUSTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Petrohawk Energy Corporation ("Petrohawk" or the "Company") (NYSE: HK) today announced its first quarter 2009 operational results, including updated drilling results from the Haynesville Shale, and the results of core analysis and recent wells completed in the Eagle Ford Shale.

MINNEAPOLIS, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE: ATK) will webcast its investor conference call on fiscal year 2009 fourth-quarter and year-end financial results, which will be announced May 7, prior to the opening of the market.

HOUSTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC (NYSE Arca: VNR) ("Vanguard" or "the Company") today announced that its board of directors has declared a cash distribution attributable to the first quarter of 2009 of $0.50 per unit, payable on May 15, 2009 to unitholders of record on April 30, 2009.

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