TVI Pacific Inc.

TVI Pacific Inc.

January 11, 2008 09:29 ET

TVI Pacific Inc. Confirms Revocation of Cease Trade Orders and Resumption of Trading on TSX

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Jan. 11, 2008) - TVI Pacific Inc. (TSX:TVI) ("TVI" or the "Company") today confirmed that the securities commissions in all applicable jurisdictions have revoked the cease trade orders imposed in the last quarter of 2007 in respect of the Company's common shares. TVI has been advised by Market Regulation Services Inc. that trading in the Company's common shares will resume on January 11, 2008, at 7:30 AM MT.

"Now that the securities commissions have cleared the way for TVI's shares to resume trading, we are in a position to focus our full efforts on our core business," said Cliff James, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company.

About TVI Pacific Inc. (TSX:TVI)

TVI Pacific Inc. is a publicly traded Canadian mining company focused on exploring for and producing precious and base metals within district scale systems in the Philippines and other Asian countries. The Company's interest in the Canatuan Mine and its other Philippine assets are held through its affiliate, TVI Resource Development (Phils.) Ltd. ("TVIRD"). TVI's most advanced project, the Canatuan Mine, currently produces gold and silver dore.

In 2006, TVIRD received a completed NI 43-101 feasibility study on the Canatuan sulphide project prepared by Norwest Corporation. The report has been filed with certain securities regulatory authorities in Canada and is available through the SEDAR website at The Canatuan sulphide project includes a copper-zinc bearing massive sulphide zone underlying the gossan zone currently being mined at Canatuan. The Company is currently negotiating with various parties in an effort to arrange third party financing to complete the development of the Canatuan sulphide project. TVIRD plans to resume development and construction of the sulphide project once sufficient financing is in place. There can be no assurance that the Company will be able to secure third party financing to develop the Canatuan sulphide project.

The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the information contained herein.

Contact Information

  • TVI Pacific Inc.
    Clifford M. James
    President and CEO
    (403) 265-4356
    (403) 264-7028 (FAX)
    TVI Pacific Inc.
    Paul Moon
    Director, Corporate Communications
    (403) 265-4356
    (403) 264-7028 (FAX)