Market Regulation Services - Trading Halt - Freewest Resources Canada Inc. - FWR

Mar 18, 2008

    VANCOUVER, March 18 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by
Market Regulation Services (RS):

    Issuer Name: Freewest Resources Canada Inc.
    TSX-V Ticker Symbol: FWR
    Time of Halt: 09:35 EST
    Reason for Halt: Request of the co. pending news

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