Platmin Appoints Chief Operating Officer


    TORONTO, June 4 /CNW/ - Platmin Limited ("Platmin" or "the Company";
TSX/AIM: PPN) today announces the appointment of its new Chief Operating
Officer Mr. Terence Holohan effective as of June 1, 2007. Mr. Holohan is a
registered and Chartered Engineer who has extensive experience in the design,
construction and operation of large platinum group metal mines, refineries and
smelters. Mr. Holohan was General Manager and Business Manager for Anglo
Platinum and its subsidiaries that operated the Rustenburg Base Metal Refinery
and the Waterval Smelter and most recently held the position of Senior Vice
President and Chief Operating Officer for Ivanhoe Nickel and Platinum Limited.
    "The addition of Mr. Holohan adds a great deal of depth to Platmin's
management team as Platmin approaches the development phase" said Mr. Watson,
CEO. "Terence's extensive experience in designing and building mining and
processing plants adds valuable know how toward Platmin's production goals" he

    About Platmin

    Platmin is a TSX and AIM (PPN) listed exploration and development company
focused on its four key project areas: Pilanesberg, M'Phatlele, Grootboom, and
Loskop on which PGM mineral resources have been estimated. All of Platmin's
projects are located in the Bushveld Complex of South Africa, which region is
estimated to contain approximately 90% of global platinum resources.


    This news release contains forward-looking statements contained that are
not historical facts. Forward-looking statements involve risks, uncertainties
and other factors that could cause actual results, performance, prospects and
opportunities to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such
forward-looking statements. Forward looking statements in this news release
include, but are not limited to the award or granting of a mining license over
Platmin's Pilanesberg Project, actual production at the Pilanesberg Project,
and realization of Platmin's production goals, successful development of or
any development of Platmin's Projects or otherwise. Factors that could cause
actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements
include, in addition to those risk set out in Platmin's prospectus dated July
28, 2006 and Platmin's Annual Information Form dated May 29, 2007 available at and the timing of receipt of various regulatory approvals.
Although Platmin believes that the assumptions and factors used in preparing
the forward-looking statements are reasonable, undue reliance should not be
placed on these statements, which only apply as of the date of this news
release, and no assurance can be given that such events will occur in the
disclosed time frames or at all. Platmin disclaims any intention or obligation
to update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.

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For further information:

For further information: Platmin Limited, 6 EcoFusion Office Park, Block
B, 324, Witch-Hazel Avenue, Highveld Park, X59, 0157, Centurion, 0067, South
Africa; Keith Liddell, Executive, Deputy Chairman, +61 8 9221 7466; Ian
Watson, Chief Executive Officer, +27 12 661 4280; RBC Capital Markets, Craig
Werstiuk, +44 20 7653 4567; Grant Thornton Corporate Finance (Nomad), Gerry
Beaney, +44 870 991 2589; Haywood Securities, John Willett, (416) 507 2345

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