BancWest Earnings Release April 17; Conference Call April 18

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from BancWest Corporation

    HONOLULU, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- BancWest Corporation (NYSE:   BWE) will
 release its 1st quarter earnings on Tuesday, April 17, after the close of
 market.
     BancWest management will also hold a conference call to discuss its
 earnings results on Wednesday, April 18, at 11 a.m. Pacific Time (2:00 p.m.
 Eastern Time).  Walter A. Dods, Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
 will lead the conference call.
     The call will be accessible live via the Internet, in a listen-only
 mode, at the following Web address: http://www.bancwestcorp.com.  An archived
 version of the call will also be available on the same Website from
 April 19-26, 2001.
 
     BancWest Corporation is a major regional financial services company with
 $18.5 billion in assets.  It is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii with an
 administrative office in San Francisco, California.  Its principal
 subsidiaries are Bank of the West and First Hawaiian Bank.
 
 

SOURCE BancWest Corporation
    HONOLULU, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- BancWest Corporation (NYSE:   BWE) will
 release its 1st quarter earnings on Tuesday, April 17, after the close of
 market.
     BancWest management will also hold a conference call to discuss its
 earnings results on Wednesday, April 18, at 11 a.m. Pacific Time (2:00 p.m.
 Eastern Time).  Walter A. Dods, Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
 will lead the conference call.
     The call will be accessible live via the Internet, in a listen-only
 mode, at the following Web address: http://www.bancwestcorp.com.  An archived
 version of the call will also be available on the same Website from
 April 19-26, 2001.
 
     BancWest Corporation is a major regional financial services company with
 $18.5 billion in assets.  It is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii with an
 administrative office in San Francisco, California.  Its principal
 subsidiaries are Bank of the West and First Hawaiian Bank.
 
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