Mega Silver Appoints Vice President of Business Development

    Trading Symbol: TSX-V: MSR

    VANCOUVER, Sept. 25 /CNW/ - Mega Silver Inc. ("Mega Silver"; MSR: TSX-V)
is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Peter Thiersch, M.Sc. P.Geo, to
the position of Vice President Business Development. Peter has over 20 years
experience in precious and base metals exploration throughout North and South
America, including project management and corporate development with both
junior and senior mining companies. Most recently with Hecla Mining, and prior
to that with Fortuna Silver, Peter has been focused on identifying prospective
silver-gold assets and building ounces on acquired projects. In joining Mega
Silver, Peter will help the company realize its goals of acquiring and
developing quality precious metal assets worldwide.
    Mega Silver Inc has granted 235,000 options to officers and employees of
the Company. The options are exercisable at $0.46 per share for a term of five
years, subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. The options vest
quarterly over a period of 18 months in accordance with Mega Silver's stock
option plan.

    About Mega Silver

    Mega Silver is a well financed junior Canadian-based silver exploration
and development company with projects in Mexico, the Yukon and British
Columbia. Mega Silver is pursuing an accelerated growth strategy by
aggressively acquiring mineral exploration and development opportunities with
the potential for future resources. Full information on Mega Silver can be
found at and on the Company's website,

    The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the
    contents of this press release.

    Certain statements contained in this news release may contain
forward-looking information within the meaning of Canadian securities laws.
Such forward-looking information are identified by words such as "estimates",
"intends", "expects", "believes", "may", "will" and include without
limitation, statements regarding the Company's plan of business operations;
ability to negotiate and enter into definitive agreements; potential benefits
of the acquisitions; the costs and timing associated with integrating the
acquisitions; production levels, timing and costs; potential contractual
arrangements and the delivery of equipment; receipt of working capital;
anticipated revenue; mineral reserve and resource estimates; and projected
expenditures. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be
accurate; actual results and future events could differ materially from such
statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially
include, among others, metal prices, third party risks, acquisition risks,
risks inherent in the mining industry, financing risks, regulatory risks and
environmental concerns. Most of these factors are outside the control of the
Company. Investors are cautioned not to put undue reliance on forward-looking
information. Except as otherwise required by applicable securities statutes or
regulation, the Company expressly disclaims any intent or obligation to update
publicly forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information,
future events or otherwise.

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

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For further information:

For further information: Mega Silver Inc., Ken Carter, President & CEO,
Tel: (778) 331-4590, Email:, Website:

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