SOURCE: Cigma Metals Corporation

August 22, 2005 13:19 ET

Cigma Metals Corporation Announces That the Company Has Begun Drilling at the Haldeiskaja Project

VANCOUVER, BC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 22, 2005 -- Cigma Metals Corporation (OTC: CGMV) (the "Company") announces that drill testing of the Verkhnekamensk anomaly on the Haldeiskaja Project has begun. The Verkhnekamensk anomaly was delineated via geochem with geophysical techniques including resistivity, magnetics and soil, rock and water sampling.

The Company has an 80% interest in Haldeiskaja and Tugojakovsk Exploration licences, situated close to the city of Tomsk in the Tomsk Oblast region of Siberia in the Russian Federation.

Cigma Metals Corporation is a mineral exploration and resource-related company whose stock trades under the symbol "CGMV" on the Pink Sheets.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

"Lars Pearl"
Lars Pearl
President and Director
This press release includes "Forward-Looking Statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein, including without limitation, statements regarding potential mineralization and reserves, exploration results and future plans and objectives of the Company are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations are disclosed under the heading "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in the Company's documents filed from time to time with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulatory authorities. All dollar amounts are expressed in US dollars unless otherwise stated.

Contact Information

  • For further information contact:
    Lars Pearl
    President and Director
    Telephone: 61-4111-56177

    CIGMA METALS CORPORATION
    P.O. Box 73529
    1014 Robson Street
    Vancouver, B.C., Canada V6E 4L9