Abcourt Mines Inc.

Abcourt Mines Inc.

April 13, 2007 14:27 ET

Abcourt Mines Inc.: Private placement & Drilling Program on Abcourt-Barvue

MONT-ST-HILAIRE, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - April 13, 2007) - Abcourt Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ABI)


Mr. Renaud Hinse, president of Abcourt Mines Inc is pleased to announce that the directors of the Company, on April 12, 2007, approved a non-brokered private placement of 350,000 flow-through shares of the Company at a price of $0.75 per share for a total amount of $262,500 with STONE 2007 FLOW-THROUGH LIMITED PARTNERSHIP of Toronto. No commission was paid. The proceed will be used for the current soil testing program with Golder Associates and for the current drilling program.


A 2,000-meter drill program is currently taking place on the Abcourt-Barvue property. This drilling program includes four "cancellation" holes in the tailings park area, two exploration holes on the east part of the property and four definition holes on the main Abcourt-Barvue zone.

Abcourt Mines Inc. is an exploration and development company with strategically located properties in Northwestern Quebec, Canada. The Abcourt-Barvue project with 43-101 silver-zinc ore reserves and resources and the Elder mine with 43-101 gold resources are both past producers. Abcourt is now focused on bringing these two projects back in production and at the same time, it is on the lookout for other projects which could be developed later. A positive 43-101 feasibility study was recently completed on the Abcourt-Barvue project. For additional information, see our Press-Release dated February 16, 2007. To know more about Abcourt, please consult our web site and Sedar .

The Abcourt shares are trading on the TSX Venture Stock Exchange under the symbol ABI.V and at Frankfurt and Berlin in Germany.

FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: Except for statements of historical facts, all statements in this news release, including, without limitation, statements regarding forecasts, plans and objectives of Abcourt Mines Inc., - are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate; actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

This press release was prepared by Abcourt Mines Inc. The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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