Vena Resources Receives Conditional TSX Listing Approval

May 17, 2007

Toronto, Ontario – Vena Resources Inc. (TSX-V: VEM, LIMA: VEM, Frankfurt: V1R, OTC-BB: VNARF) is pleased to announce that it has received conditional approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”) to list the common shares of Vena Resources on the TSX. Trading on the TSX under the symbol “VEM” is expected to commence three days after the TSX provides final approval which is subject to receipt of all required documentation. Vena considers graduation to the TSX an important milestone as it anticipates that it will benefit from improved access to capital, broader market recognition and exposure to new business prospects.

For further information please visit the Company website at www.venaresources.com or contact:

Juan Vegarra – Chairman & CEO (416) 364-7739, ext. 120 – email jvegarra@venaresources.com

Denis Clement – Director (416) 364-7739, ext. 105 – email dclement@venaresources.com

Pro-Edge Consultants Inc., Tracy Weslosky or Fred Cowans – Managing Partners (866) 544-9622 or (416) 581-0177 – info@pro-edge.com




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