Vantex Resources Ltd.
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Vantex Resources Ltd.

May 25, 2006 09:15 ET

Vantex Intersects 27.30 Metres at 2.5 G/T Au on Lake Expanse

LA PRAIRIE, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - May 25, 2006) - The new drilling campaign resumed by Vantex Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE:VTX) on the Guillet property in Temiscamingue, Quebec, returns very good results. The initial drill holes from Zone B of the Lake Expanse showing, showed significant gold grades and confirms the continuity of the mineralized zone, potentially open pitable.

Drill holes LE06-141, LE06-142 and LE06-143 returned the following grades:



Hole Intersection Width Grades
(metres) (metres) (g/t Au)

LE06-141 17.30 to 22.10 4.80 2.732
Including 20.30 to 22.10 1.80 6.252
LE06-142 27.10 to 54.40 27.30 2.538
Including 35.20 to 39.40 4.20 5.613
43.55 to 45.75 2.20 5.417
LE06-143 25.10 to 31.40 6.30 1.514
Including 25.10 to 27.30 2.20 3.320


The mentioned widths were evaluated along the hole. The drilling works are under the supervision of Mr. Daniel Kelly, independent consulting engineer, and Qualified Person under NI 43-101. The assays were performed at Laboratoire Expert Inc., of Rouyn-Noranda.

The objective of this campaign is to outline exploitable resources on surface, between 0 and 50 metres as well as to complete the evaluation of the available resources contained in the Lake Expanse showing.

Two additional drill holes were also completed during this initial phase. Drill hole LE06-139 was abandoned while drill hole LE06-140 was located outside the Lake Expanse zone. Vantex owns 100% of the Guillet property.

Bulk sample

The transportation of the ore to the Camflo plant has started and should be completed by the end of June. According to the agreement with Mines Richmont, Vantex can treat between 10,000 and 15,000 metric tons of gold ore. The goal of this bulk sample is to verify recovery data on surface given the dilution factor at the sampling site.

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