**NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES**
Vancouver, British Columbia
Orex Minerals Inc.
" or the "Company
") - REX: TSX-V. Orex is pleased to report that it has filed an application with the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange") for acceptance of its non brokered private placement (the "Private Placement") of 2,525,000 units at a price of $0.20 per unit (each a "Unit") for total gross proceeds of $505,000. Each Unit will consist of one common share and one half of a non transferable share purchase warrant (each a "Warrant"). Each whole Warrant will be exercisable into one additional common share of the Company at a price of $0.30 per common share for a period of two years from the date of closing.
In addition, the Company will issue 189,375 finder's units (the "Finder's Units") to 0709037 B.C. Ltd., representing 7.5% of the total proceeds of the Private Placement as finder's fees. Each Finder's Unit will consist of one common share and one half of a non transferable share purchase warrant (each a "Finder's Warrant"). Each whole Finder's Warrant will be exercisable into an one additional common share of the Company at a price of $0.30 per common share for a period of two years from the date of closing.
All securities issued under the Private Placement will be subject to a four month hold period.
The proceeds of the Private Placement will be used for working capital purposes and for the on-going drilling program at its Santa Cruz Project in Durango State, Mexico. The Private Placement will be subject to Exchange approval.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Gary Cope, President and Chief Executive Officer
Orex Minerals Inc.
About Orex Minerals Inc.
Orex Minerals Inc. is a junior mineral exploration company comprised of highly qualified mining professionals with a focus on the exploration of prospective gold and gold-silver properties in Mexico.
The securities offered have not been registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from the registration requirements. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of the securities in any State in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.
The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for this News Release. This News Release may contain forward-looking statements including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt of property titles, potential mineral recovery processes, etc. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements. Orex relies upon litigation protection for forward-looking statements.
"Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."
For further information, contact Orex Minerals Inc. at (604) 684-4691 or
Via email at email@example.com
or visit our website on line at www.orexminerals.com