Patch's SB-2 Registration Statement Declared Effective, Statement of Reserves Filed on SEDAR, and Patch Declared a Reporting Issuer in the Province of Alberta

    CALGARY, Nov. 20 /CNW/ - Patch International Inc. (OTCBB: PTCH) ("Patch")
is pleased to announce that its Registration Statement on Form SB-2 has been
declared effective. Patch registered the resale of shares of its common stock
on behalf of purchasers that participated in its recent financings. The
Registration Statement also covered the shares underlying securities issued by
Patch in its acquisition of Damascus Energy Inc. and 1289307 Alberta Ltd.
Firebag acquisitions. The Registration Statement satisfied Patch's obligations
to register shares under agreements entered into pursuant to its financings
and acquisitions.
    Patch has also filed on SEDAR its National Instrument Form 51-101F1 -
Statement of Reserves Data and Other Oil and Gas Information for its year
ended May 31, 2007. The Statement of Reserves contains the disclosure and
reports relating to resource data and other oil and gas information, effective
as of May 31, 2007, required pursuant to National Instrument 51-101 Standards
of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities of the Canadian Securities
    Patch is also pleased to announce that it has received an Order from the
Alberta Securities Commission declaring Patch to be a "reporting issuer" in
the Province of Alberta effective November 6, 2007. The Order allows
previously issued Patch securities that are subject to resale restrictions to
begin trading on March 7, 2008, without restriction. The restriction was
imposed under National Instrument 45-102 - Resale of Securities, restricting
the securities from trading for 4 months and a day after Patch became a
reporting issuer in Canada.
    A copy of the Registration Statement may be found for viewing at A copy of the Statement of Reserves and the
Order may be found on the System for Electronic Document Analysis and
Retrieval (SEDAR) website at

    About Patch
    Patch International Inc. is an emerging oil sands company dedicated to
the exploitation and production of its resources in the Athabasca oil sands
area in Alberta, Canada. Patch's strategy has been to engage top quality staff
and consultants to exploit and produce its high quality oil sands assets.
    Patch's oil sands are high quality assets, situated in the heart of the
Ells River area. Patch continues to demonstrate it has the ability to execute
effectively to add shareholder value. Patch's strategy is clear: the key
components to shareholder value reside in unlocking asset quality,
demonstrating critical mass of a project, and defining a clear and concise
plan to commercialization. Patch holds strong to the fundamentals of this
business model, with high quality assets and a strong team to execute its

    Please visit Patch's website at

    No regulatory authority has approved nor disapproved the contents of this
    press release.

    Forward Looking Statement:

    This news release contains certain statements that may be deemed
"forward-looking statements" about the development of oil sands in Alberta,
Canada. All statements in this release, other than statements of historical
fact, that address future production, reserve/resource potential, exploration
drilling, exploitation activities and events or developments that Patch
expects to occur, are forward looking statements. Forward looking statements
are statements that are not historical facts and are generally, but not
always, identified by the words "expects", "plans" "anticipates", "believes",
"intends", "estimates", "projects", "potential" and similar expressions, or
that events or conditions "will", "would", "may", "could" or "should" occur.
Information inferred from the interpretation of drilling results and
information concerning mineral resource estimates may also be deemed to be
forward looking statements, as it constitutes a prediction of what might be
found to be present when and if a project is actually developed. Although
Patch believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements
are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of
future performance and actual results may differ materially from those in the
forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause the actual results to
differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include market
prices, exploitation and exploration successes, and continued availability of
capital and financing, and general economic, market or business conditions.
Investors are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future
performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from
those projected in the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements
are based on the beliefs, estimates and opinions of Patch's management on the
date the statements are made. Patch undertakes no obligation to update these
forward-looking statements in the event that management's beliefs, estimates
or opinions, or other factors, should change. For further information,
investors should review Patch's filings that are available at and

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For further information:

For further information: Jason Dagenais, Chief Operating Officer; OR
Cathy Forsyth, Investor Relations Manager, Patch International Inc.,
1-888-864-7372, Email:

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