Aurea Mining Inc.

Aurea Mining Inc.

June 16, 2005 22:55 ET

Aurea Receives TSXV Listing Acceptance

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - June 16, 2005) -

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Aurea Mining Inc. ("Aurea" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it has fulfilled all the listing requirements pursuant to Exchange Policy 2.3. Acceptance by the Exchange is now conditional by the completion of independent background searches on some of the Directors and Management members.

Aurea's Board of Directors includes Enrique R Miranda-Paz, Dave Armbruster, David E Euresti-R, Joe Fodor, Ken Thorsen, Mauricio Miranda-Alvarez, Richard O' Whittall and Klaus Zeitler. Aurea's management includes Enrique R Miranda-Paz, Dr. David Euresti, Alfonso Martinez-Vera and Salvador Miranda. The team is composed of former members of Miranda Mining Corporation and Teck Exploration who together were involved in developing the Guerrero Gold Belt through the discovery of the Nukay, Los Filos and El Limon-Los Guajes gold deposits and the Ana Paula exploration project. These gold properties are presently managed by Goldcorp and the Goldcorp Teck-Cominco joint venture. Aurea 's management and directors have significant experience with the exploration of the Guerrero Gold Belt, with Canadian capital markets and Mexican business.

Aurea Mining Inc. is focused on mineral exploration in the Guerrero Gold Belt of Guerrero State, Mexico. The company controls 100% of approximately 80,000 hectares of contiguous mineral claims in this emerging gold belt

For further information, please visit Aurea's web site at www.aureamining.com, or the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

Per:

"Enrique R. Miranda-Paz"

Enrique R. Miranda-Paz, President

This discussion includes certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements". All statements in this discussion, other than statements of historical facts, that address future exploration drilling, exploration activities and events or developments that the Company expects, are forward looking statements. Although the Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those in forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include market prices, exploitation and exploration successes, continued availability of capital and financing, and general economic, market or business condition.

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

Contact Information

  • Aurea Mining Inc.
    Mr. Enrique R. Miranda Paz
    (604) 484-8386
    (604) 806-6112 (FAX)
    www.aureamining.com