Dejour Closes Private Placement



    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, November 19 /CNW/ - Dejour Enterprises Ltd.
(AMEX:  DEJ) (TSX-V:DEJ) ("Dejour") is pleased to announce the closing of one
million flow-through common shares ("Shares") at a price of CAD$1.82 per
Share, in a non-brokered private placement in Canada.

    Shares issued in this private placement are subject to a four-month
holding period.

    Insiders purchased a total of 670,000 Shares (CAD$1.2M) of this private
placement.

    The participants of this private placement are:

    
    Beneficial Owners       Relationship with the Number of  Amount (in
                             Company               Shares     CAD$)
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    Robert L.Hodgkinson     Chairman and CEO         450,000      $819,000
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    Mathew Wong             CFO                       60,000      $109,200
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    Independent Directors   Directors                160,000      $291,200
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    Others                  N/A                      330,000      $600,600
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------

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    Total                                          1,000,000    $1,820,000
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    

    No finders' fees will be paid in connection with the placement of the
Shares. The closing of the placement and the issuance of the Shares is
conditional upon approval of the listing of the Shares on the American Stock
Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange.

    The aggregate proceeds from the placement are intended to complete
funding of the $8mm CEE portion of the company's initial $16mm E&P program
currently underway in Canada, the balance of which is funded from working
capital.

    About Dejour

    Dejour Enterprises Ltd. is a micro cap Canadian company focused on oil &
gas exploration and production with a significant investment in uranium
discovery. The company acquires high-impact energy assets and strategically
monetizes them to enhance shareholder returns.

    The Company is listed on the American Stock Exchange (DEJ), TSX Venture
Exchange (DEJ.V), and Frankfurt (D5R). Refer to www.dejour.com for company
details or contact the Office of Investor Relations at investor@dejour.com.

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

    Robert L. Hodgkinson, Chairman & CEO

    DEJOUR ENTERPRISES LTD.

    Suite 1100-808 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC Canada V6C 2X4

    Phone: 604-638-5050 Facsimile: 604-638-5051 Email: investor@dejour.com




For further information:

For further information: Dejour Enterprises Ltd. Robert L. Hodgkinson,
604-638-5050 Facsimile: 604-638-5051 Email: investor@dejour.com

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