Equitas Resources Corp. adds General Director of International Exploration from Zijin Mining Group to Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, Nov. 7, 2011 /CNW/ - Equitas Resources Corp. (TSX-V "EQT" Frankfurt "T6U1") (the "Company" or "Equitas") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Richard Yu to the Company's Board of Directors.

Mr. Richard Yu is a professional geologist with over 25 years of experience in Canada and internationally, managing a wide range of mineral projects from grassroots exploration to mine development and integrated production. Mr. Yu is currently the General Director of the International Exploration Division of Zijin Mining Group, Co. Ltd. Mr. Yu is a graduate of the China National Academy of Sciences. He received a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Geology in 1982 and his Ph.D in Geology in 1986. Mr. Yu is also a registered professional geologist in China.

Jay Roberge, President and CEO of Equitas Resources stated, "I have worked closely with Mr. Yu on the strategic investment by Yield Gold Resources, a wholly owned subsidiary of Zijin Mining Group. Mr. Yu is a great addition to our expanding team and will bring additional international experience to the Company as we build and grow from our current position in the market place."

About Equitas Resources Corp.
Equitas is a junior exploration and development company focused on creating shareholder value through discovery. The Company is at the early stage of the value creation process focused primarily on copper-gold porphyry targets, including the Day Copper-Gold Porphyry Project located in the Toodoggone region of north-central British Columbia. For more information please visit the Company's website at http://www.equitasresources.com or email info@equitasresources.com.

On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Equitas Resources Corp.

"Jay Roberge"

Neither 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.

Statements in this document which are not purely historical are forward-looking statements, including any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Forward-looking statements in this news release include that Mr. Richard Yu will be added to the company's Board of Directors. .It is important to note that actual outcomes and the Company's actual results could differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, economic, competitive, governmental, environmental and technological factors that may affect the Company's operations, markets, products and prices. Readers should refer to the risk disclosures outlined in the Company's Management Discussion and Analysis of its audited financial statements filed with the British Columbia Securities Commission.

SOURCE Equitas Resources Corp.

For further information:

Jay Roberge
President / Director
Tel:  604.681.1568

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