GLG Life Tech Corporation

GLG Life Tech Corporation

May 01, 2008 13:21 ET

GLG Life Tech Corporation to Hold Operations Update Teleconference and Webcast

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2008) - GLG Life Tech Corporation (TSX:GLG) ("GLG" or the "Company"), a world leader in the production of high quality stevia, will provide an operations update including an overview of the newly announced strategic alliance and stevia supply agreement on Friday May 2nd, 2008 at 11:00am eastern time via a live teleconference and webcast. The event will be hosted by Dr. Luke Zhang, Chairman and President; Brian Palmieri, Chief Executive Officer; and Brian Meadows, Chief Financial Officer.

DATE: Friday May 2, 2008

TIME: 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time

DIAL IN: 866-412-1097 (Domestic); or 706-634-5763 (International)

PASSCODE: 46172499

WEB ACCESS: To access a live webcast of the conference call, please visit the investors section of GLG's website at

REPLAY INFORMATION: A replay of the call will be available beginning at 1pm eastern on May 2nd, 2008 and will remain available through midnight on May 16th, 2008. To access the replay dial 800-642-1687 (Domestic); or 706-645-9291 (International) and enter passcode 46172499.

About GLG Life Tech Corporation

GLG Life Tech Corporation specializes in growing, refining, and producing high grade stevia extract, a natural, zero-calorie sweetener. With fully integrated stevia operations, GLG is the leading supplier of high quality stevia production in China. The Corporation is also engaged in the distribution of nutritional products in China and holds exclusive agreements with Weider Global Nutrition and Shandong Yong He Tang Health Products Chain Stores Ltd., whose franchise network includes over 1,400 locations. Please visit for further information.

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