Parex Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : PXT

Parex Resources Inc.

May 18, 2010 17:30 ET

Parex Resources Announces Date of Q1 Results and Conference Call and Reminder of Annual General Meeting

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 18, 2010) -

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Parex Resources Inc. ("Parex" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:PXT) would like to advise shareholders that it expects to release its 2010 first quarter financial and operating results after the close of business on Wednesday, May 26, 2010. Parex will host a conference call and live webcast to discuss these results on Friday, May 28, 2010 beginning at 9:00 am Mountain Standard Time (11:00 am Eastern Standard Time). Media, analysts or any other interested parties wishing to participate in the call can access it by calling 1-866-696-5910 (toll free in North America). No access codes are required. The live audio webcast of the conference call will be available through Windows Media Player by following the link posted under the Investor Relations, Events section of the Company's website at www.parexresources.com. Following the conclusion of the call, a link to a replay of the webcast will also be posted on the Company's website. 

Annual General Meeting

The Company will host its Annual General Meeting ("AGM") on Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 10:30 am Mountain Standard Time. The AGM will be held in the Livingston Club, Plus 15 level of the Livingston Building South Tower, 222-3rd Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2P 0B4. A map showing the location of the Livingston Club is available on the Company's website. Directly following the AGM, Mr. Wayne Foo, the Company's President and CEO, will make a presentation that will be posted on the Company's website at the conclusion of the meeting.

Corporate Overview

Parex, through its direct and indirect subsidiaries, is engaged in oil and natural gas exploration, development and production in South America and the Caribbean region. Parex is conducting exploration activities on its 489,000 acre (244,500 net acre) holdings in the Llanos Basin of Colombia and 218,500 acre (109,250 net acre) holdings onshore Trinidad & Tobago. Parex is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell securities, nor is it a solicitation of an offer to buy securities, in any jurisdiction.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements regarding Parex, including management's assessment of future plans and operations, may constitute forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws and necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, most of which are beyond Parex's control. Specifically, and without limitation, all statements included in this press release that address activities, events or developments that either Parex expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future, including management's assessment of future plans, may constitute forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws and necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, most of which are beyond Parex's control. These risks may cause actual financial and operating results, performance, levels of activity and achievements to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, such forward-looking statements. Although Parex believe that the expectations represented in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. Although the forward-looking statements contained in this Press Release are based upon assumptions which management believes to be reasonable, Parex cannot assure shareholders that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. Accordingly, Parex cannot give any assurance or make any representations or warranty that the expectations conveyed by the forward-looking statements will prove to be correct and actual results may differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements. Parex cannot undertake any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements other than required by applicable securities law.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

Contact Information

  • Parex Resources Inc.
    Michael Kruchten
    Manager, Investor Relations
    (403) 517-1733
    (403) 265-8216 (FAX)
    or
    Parex Resources Inc.
    Kenneth G. Pinsky
    Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 517-1729
    (403) 265-8216 (FAX)