Fortune River Resource Corp.
TSX VENTURE : FRX
FRANKFURT : RG7A

Fortune River Resource Corp.

May 02, 2008 16:44 ET

Fortune River Grants Options

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 2, 2008) - Fortune River Resource Corp. (TSX:FRX)(FRANKFURT:RG7A) reported today that it has granted 600,000 incentive stock options to directors, officers, employees and consultants, each exercisable at $0.42 per share and for a period of five years.

The granting of the stock options is subject to regulatory approval.

On behalf of the Board,

Joseph Anthony Kizis, Jr. President,

Fortune River Resource Corp.

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