Market Regulation Services - Trading Halt - Orient Venture Capital Inc. - OVC.P

May 2, 2008

    VANCOUVER, May 2 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by Market
Regulation Services (RS):

    Issuer Name: Orient Venture Capital Inc.
    TSX-V Ticker Symbol: OVC.P
    Time of Halt: 9:08 EDT
    Reason for Halt: Pending News

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