Nevada Copper Corp.
TSX : NCU

Nevada Copper Corp.

May 16, 2008 13:30 ET

Nevada Copper Announces Resignation of Director

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 16, 2008) - Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX:NCU) ("Nevada Copper") announces the resignation of Mr. Damien Reynolds as director of Nevada Copper. Mr. Reynolds' experience and valued contributions were very helpful in the early stages of Nevada Copper's development. Mr. Reynolds is reducing his directorships in order to pursue his other business interests.

Giulio Bonifacio, President and CEO, would like to thank Mr. Reynolds for his contributions to Nevada Copper and wish him continued success in his future business endeavours.

About Nevada Copper

Nevada Copper is an emerging copper company listed on the TSX, responsibly developing the Pumpkin Hollow property located in Western Nevada. Nevada Copper has embarked on a systematic fast-track program to develop the Pumpkin Hollow Property into Nevada's next copper mine.

Nevada Copper has 39.9 million shares outstanding and is well financed with no debt. For additional information about Nevada Copper please visit our website at www.nevadacopper.com.

NEVADA COPPER CORP.

Giulio T. Bonifacio, President & CEO

This news release includes certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements". All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts, including the likelihood of commercial mining and possible future financings 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 the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include unsuccessful exploration results, changes in metals prices, changes in the availability of funding for mineral exploration, unanticipated changes in key management personnel and general economic conditions. Mining is an inherently risky business. Accordingly the actual events may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. For more information on the Company and the risks and challenges of its business, investors should review the Company's annual filings that are available at www.sedar.com.

Contact Information

  • Nevada Copper Corp.
    Eugene Toffolo
    Corporate Communications
    (604) 681-5755 or Toll Free: 1-877-687-5755
    or
    Nevada Copper Corp.
    Giulio T. Bonifacio
    President & CEO
    (604) 699-0023
    Email: info@nevadacopper.com
    Website: www.nevadacopper.com