Fairstar Explorations Inc.
TSX : FFR

Fairstar Explorations Inc.

August 16, 2005 17:30 ET

Fairstar Receives Shareholders' Approval for the Merger With Western Energy Corporation

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 16, 2005) - Fairstar Explorations Inc. (TSX:FFR) ("Fairstar") is pleased to announce that at its Special Meeting of Shareholders held on August 15, 2005, it received approval of all the shareholders' votes cast with regards to the previously announced merger with Western Energy Corporation ("Western") of Calgary, Alberta. Shareholders of Western have today also approved the merger at their special meeting of shareholders. The completion of the merger between Fairstar and Western, which is expected to occur shortly, will result in the formation of a new oil and gas exploration company to be named FairWest Energy Corporation.

Contact Information

  • Fairstar Explorations Inc.
    Larry Nachshen
    Chairman
    (514) 695-8080
    (514) 695-8011 (FAX)
    or
    Fairstar Explorations Inc.
    George Tooley
    Chief Financial Officer
    (514) 695-8080
    (514) 695-8011 (FAX)