EAST WEST PETROLEUM WARRANTS BEGIN TO TRADE ON TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE

Ticker: EW (TSXV)

VANCOUVER, May 5 /CNW/ - Mr. David Sidoo, Chairman of East West Petroleum Corp. (the "Company"), is pleased to announce that the 13,636,500 warrants issued in the Company's $30,000,300 private placement that closed on December 22, 2010, have commenced trading on the TSX Venture Exchange with the ticker symbol "EW.WT".  Each Warrant entitles the holder thereof to purchase one Common Share at a price of $1.75 on or before December 22, 2012.

ABOUT EAST WEST PETROLEUM CORP.

East West Petroleum Corp. trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol EW. East West is an emerging exploration and production company focused on conventional and unconventional petroleum resources.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

SOURCE East West Petroleum Corp.

For further information:

David Sidoo, Chairman
telephone: +1 604 685 9316
fax: +1 604 683 1585
website: www.eastwestpetroleum.ca

Greg Renwick, President & CEO
telephone: +1 972 955 7251
fax: +1 604 683 1585

Nick DeMare, Director
telephone: +1 604 685 9316
fax: +1 604 683 1585


FORFAITS PERSONNALISÉS

Jetez un coup d’œil sur nos forfaits personnalisés ou créez le vôtre selon vos besoins de communication particuliers.

Commencez dès aujourd'hui .

ADHÉSION À CNW

Remplissez un formulaire d'adhésion à CNW ou communiquez avec nous au 1-877-269-7890.

RENSEIGNEZ-VOUS SUR LES SERVICES DE CNW

Demandez plus d'informations sur les produits et services de CNW ou communiquez avec nous au 1‑877-269-7890.