Business News Archive - April 26, 2010

HOUSTON, April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE-Amex: END) (LSE: ENDV) will host a conference call and web cast to discuss its 2010 first quarter financial and operating results on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 9 a.m. Central Daylight Time, 3 p.m.

SINGAPORE, April 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- -- Irrevocable undertaking by majority shareholder, Biwater to tender its 58.4% shareholding -- Offer price of US$6.75 per share, if at least 80% of the outstanding common shares have been validly tendered and not withdrawn or US$6.40 per share, if at least 17,868,543, but less than 80% of the outstanding common shares have been validly tendered and not withdrawn -- Major milestone for Sembcorp in the fast-growing water sector Sembcorp Industries Ltd (Sembcorp) today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Sembcorp Utilities Pte Ltd (Sembcorp Utilities) has entered into a tender offer and stockholder support agreement with Biwater Investments Limited (Biwater), to acquire Biwater's 17,868,543 shares of Cascal N.V. (Cascal) (representing approximately 58.4% of the outstanding common shares of Cascal), a New York Stock Exchange-listed company and leading provider of water and wastewater se

GEDERA, Israel, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TAT Technologies Ltd.

SWALMEN, The Netherlands, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Van Houtum Introduces Satino Black, the Most Environmentally Friendly Toilet Paper in the World Today, paper producer Van Houtum is introducing the most environmentally friendly toilet paper in the world at the ISSA Interclean in the RAI Amsterdam.

LOS ANGELES and LONDON, April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Apparel (Amex: APP), the vertically integrated clothing manufacturer based in downtown Los Angeles, has opened a shop-in-shop inside Selfridges, one of London's most famous and respected department stores. The 700 sq.

SEATTLE, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Quality meets beauty as the newest coveted Bella Materna maternity and nursing lingerie essentials are revealed.

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Grand Prairie AirHogs, in partnership with non-profit airline consumer organization, FlyersRights.org, will take on the airline industry in their upcoming "Hogs Fly Free" promotional night on Wednesday, June 2nd at QuikTrip Park. In response to the recent surge in airline-imposed fees -- from the charging of carry-ons (Spirit Airlines, $20-$45) to the soon possibility of charging for the use of restrooms (Ryanair Airlines, $1.52/1 British Pound) -- the AirHogs will be charging fans up to $0.45 for each "carry-in" they bring into the ballpark, including purses, backpacks, blankets, jackets, and pretty much anything larger than the size of a baseball.

CORONA, Calif., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harbor Guard Boats, Inc., wholly owned subsidiary of Medina International Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: MIHI), receives another order for a Firehawk 26' boat to be delivered to City of Troy Fire Department, NY. Harbor Guard Boats, Inc.

ST. LOUIS, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources has designated May 1 to May 8 as Drinking Water Week - a time to recognize the vital role that drinking water plays in our daily lives.

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