Forte Energy NL

January 17, 2011 03:12 ET

ASX Trading Halt

                                                                                         FORTE ENERGY NL
                                                                                         ACN 009 087 852
                                                                                      ASX/AIM CODE: FTE,
                                                          Telephone: +618 9322 4071, Fax: +618 9322 4073
                                                                                              AIM Release
                                                                                         17 January 2011

ASX Trading Halt

Trading  in  the  shares  of Forte Energy NL (ASX: FTE, AIM: FTE) was halted on the  Australian  Securities
Exchange  (ASX)  today.  The  halt  was requested by the Company pending the  release  of  an  announcement
concerning  raising  of new capital. The shares are expected to resume trading on the  ASX  immediately
after  the  announcement has been released, which is expected to be within the next 2 trading  days.  Forte
Energy shares will continue to trade on the AIM market throughout this period.

Please contact Managing Director, Mark Reilly, with any queries.

Murray Wylie
Company Secretary

Mark Reilly, Managing Director
Forte Energy NL                                    Tel: +44 (0) 203 300 0187

Alastair Stratton/Tim Graham
Matrix Corporate Capital LLP                       Tel: +44 (0) 203 206 7000

Jos Simson/Emily Fenton
Tavistock Communications                           Tel: +44 (0) 207 920 3150

Stuart Laing
RFC Corporate Finance Ltd                          Tel: +61 (0) 8 9480 2506
(AIM Nominated Adviser to the Company)

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