Latin American Minerals Inc.

Latin American Minerals Inc.

January 10, 2007 15:54 ET

Latin American Minerals Inc. Announces Launch of New Website; Stock Option Grant

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 10, 2007) - Latin American Minerals Inc. ("the Company") (TSX VENTURE:LAT) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website Management views the website as a critical communication link between the Company and its shareholders. The site will be updated as exploration results are received.

In accordance with the Company's stock option plan, the Company has granted an aggregate of 1,195,000 common share purchase options, exercisable for up to five years at a price of $0.40 per share, to certain officers, directors, employees and a consultant of the Company. The options vest in four equal tranches in six month intervals commencing on July 5, 2007.

Latin American Minerals Inc. is a mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition and development of exploration opportunities in South America.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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