OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EMBARQ (NYSE: EQ) will release results for third quarter 2008 after U. S. markets close on Oct. 29, 2008. Interested parties are invited to listen to the earnings conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT. Additional information about the call is as follows:

    Live Call
    Date: October 29, 2008 (Wednesday)
    Time: 4:30 p.m. EDT
    Dial-In Number (U.S. and Canada): (866) 245-2310
    Dial-In Number (International): (816) 650-2838
    Conference ID: 65486382
    Audio Webcast and Presentation: embarq.com/investors

    Replay
    Dates: October 29 - November 12, 2008
    Dial-In Number (U.S. and Canada): (800) 642-1687
    Dial-In Number (International): (706) 645-9291
    Conference ID: 65486382
    Audio Webcast and Presentation: embarq.com/investors

About EMBARQ

Embarq Corporation (NYSE: EQ), headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., offers a complete suite of communications services. The company has approximately 18,000 employees and operates in 18 states. EMBARQ is included in the S&P 500 and is in the Fortune 500(R) list of America's largest corporations.

For consumers, EMBARQ offers an innovative portfolio of services that includes reliable local and long distance home phone service, high-speed Internet, wireless, and satellite TV from DISH Network(R) -- all on one monthly bill.

For businesses, EMBARQ Business has a comprehensive range of flexible and integrated services designed to help businesses of all sizes be more productive and communicate with their customers. This service portfolio includes local voice and data services, long distance, Business Class High Speed Internet, wireless, satellite TV from DIRECTV(R), enhanced data network services, voice and data communication equipment and managed network services.

For more information, visit embarq.com.

SOURCE Embarq Corporation