Maya Gold & Silver Inc.
TSX VENTURE : MYA

Maya Gold & Silver Inc.

May 01, 2009 15:04 ET

Maya Gold & Silver Inc Announces $2.5 Millions Private Placement Financing

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - May 1, 2009) - MAYA GOLD AND SILVER INC. (TSX VENTURE:MYA) ("MAYA" or "the Company"), subject to regulatory approval, plans to undertake a non-brokered private placement of up to $2.5-millions through the issue of units at an issue price of 35 cents per unit. Each unit is comprised of one common share and half a purchase warrant, each warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase one additional common share at a price of $0.50 at any time on or prior to April 30, 2012.

The net proceeds of the private placement will be used to continue development of the Ait Bou-Haddou property in Morocco, make the payments under the recently announced agreements and general working capital.

Closing of the financing is subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval. The company may pay finder's fees in connection with the financing.

ABOUT MAYA

Maya Gold & Silver Inc. is a Canadian mining company newly listed on the TSX Venture Exchange which focuses on the research of gold and silver deposits. http://www.mayagoldandsilver.com/

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed nor accepted responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the contents of this news release.

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