Animas Resources Ltd.

Animas Resources Ltd.

June 26, 2008 16:38 ET

Animas Resources Begins Drilling, Finishes Preparing 20-F and Reports on Annual Meeting

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 26, 2008) - Animas Resources (TSX VENTURE:ANI) is pleased to report that drilling has begun in the Santa Teresa mining district at and around the Company's past producing Santa Gertrudis and Amelia gold projects.

20-F Prepared for filing

Animas Resources and its consultants have finished preparing a form 20-F which will be filed shortly with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). The form 20F is a registration statement that will allow the Company to communicate directly with potential investors in the USA. In addition, it will allow the Company to potentially pursue a more senior US exchange listing if the Company meets the requirements in the future.

Annual Meeting Results

Animas held its Annual General Meeting on June 17, 2008 in Vancouver, B.C., Canada and announced that all directors were reappointed. Shareholders also approved the adoption of the shareholder rights plan and the continuation of the Company's rolling stock option plan for the coming year.

At the Directors Meeting following the Annual General Meeting, Mr. Gregory E. McKelvey was reappointed as the chief executive officer and president and Ms. Winnie Wong was reappointed to serve as the chief financial officer and the corporate secretary.

Animas also held an informal meeting of its Advisory Board after the AGM and Board meeting.

620,000 options were also granted to directors, officers and consultants at $1.40 expiring on June 17, 2013.

About Animas Resources Ltd.

Animas Resources Ltd., a North American mineral resource company focused on acquisition and discovery in Latin America, has consolidated the Santa Teresa exploration district in Northern Mexico and currently controls 447.14 square kilometers (214.23 square miles) of land in the area. The Company also controls the 274 square kilometer (113.78 square miles) Shirley exploration concession located in the Bacanuchi area of Northern Mexico (Approximatley 25 km. east of the main Santa Gertrudis area).

This news release was prepared by Company management, who take full responsibility for content.

Gregory E. McKelvey, M.S. (Geol.), President & Director

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

Contact Information

  • Animas Resources Ltd.
    Gregory E. McKelvey, M.S. (Geol.)
    President & Director
    (604) 687-6197