TORONTO, Sept. 8 /CNW/ - Asia Now Resources Inc. (TSXV: NOW) (the
"Corporation" or "Asia Now") announced today that Lord John Taylor of Warwick
has resigned as a director of the Corporation due to his increased
responsibilities in the British Parliament and increased time commitment to
international organizations as a representative of the British Government.
Lord Taylor has served as a director of Asia Now since 2005.
Douglas Scharf, Chairman of the Corporation, commented: "We are very
sorry to lose John as a director but recognize his extremely heavy and
increasing workload in the public service sector. Lord Taylor brought a unique
skill set and perspective as a director of Asia Now given his experience in
both the public and private sectors and his legal training. His fellow
directors and management greatly appreciate his contribution at the board
level and wish him well in his future endeavours."
About Asia Now Resources:
Asia Now Resources Corp is a mineral exploration company active in China
since 2002. The Company has established offices, joint ventures and a
significant network with Chinese partners. Current projects include copper,
gold and silver at three major projects, with drilling underway at two of
these. Under the leadership of an experienced management team, the Company has
a sound balance sheet to take exploration into the next phase. For more
information, please visit www.asianow.ca.
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responsibility for this news release.
For further information:
For further information: contact: Kaihui Yang, President, or Christina
Wilton, Corporate Secretary, Asia Now Resources Corp., (416) 364-7281,
firstname.lastname@example.org, www.asianow.ca; Investor Relations: Peter Weichler, Jeff
Walker, The Howard Group Inc., Toll Free: 1-888-221-0915,