SOURCE: Norsat International Inc.

March 04, 2009 08:00 ET

Norsat International to Hold Investor Conference Call on Thursday, March 12, 2009

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - March 4, 2009) - Norsat International Inc. ("Norsat") (TSX: NII) (OTCBB: NSATF) today announced that it plans to release its fourth quarter and fiscal 2008 results on Thursday, March 12, 2009. Management will hold a conference call that same day at 9:00 a.m. (PT) to discuss the results. Dr. Amiee Chan, Norsat's President and CEO, cordially invites all interested parties to participate in the conference call.

CONFERENCE CALL DETAILS:

DATE:               Thursday, March 12, 2009
TIME:               9:00 a.m. PT
DIAL-IN NUMBER:     647-427-3420 or 1-888-300-0053
REFERENCE NUMBER:   88748987

About Norsat International Inc.

Norsat International Inc. designs, engineers and markets intelligent satellite solutions for high-speed data transmission. The company's portfolio of capabilities include: microwave components; fixed, transportable, ultra-portable, vehicle-mounted and maritime satellite systems; turnkey maritime navigation and communications systems; and end-to-end network services. Norsat is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, with offices in Annapolis, Maryland; Lincoln, United Kingdom; Stockholm, Sweden; Rome, Italy; and Daejeon, South Korea. Additional information is available at www.norsat.com, via email at investor@norsat.com or by phone at 1-604-821-2808.

Forward-Looking Statements

Statements in this news release relating to matters that are not historical fact are forward-looking statements based on current expectations, forecasts and assumptions that involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially. Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, general economic conditions, changes in technology, reliance on third party manufacturing, managing rapid growth, global sales risks, limited intellectual property protection and other risks and uncertainties described in Norsat's public filings with securities regulatory authorities.

This information should be read in conjunction with Norsat's audited consolidated financial statements and related notes included therein for the three months ended September 30th, 2008, and the Management Discussion and Analysis for the three months ended September 30th, 2008. All of the company's financial statements are prepared in accordance with Canadian generally accepted accounting principles (Canadian GAAP). Additional information may be found at www.norsat.com.

Contact Information

  • For further information, contact:

    Dr. Amiee Chan
    President & CEO
    Tel: 604 821-2808
    Email: Email Contact

    Eugene Syho
    CFO
    Tel: 604 821-2838
    Email: Email Contact