Market Regulation Services - Trading Halt - Pure Nickel Inc. - NIC

Dec 20, 2007

    TORONTO, Dec. 20 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by Market
Regulation Services (RS):

    Issuer Name: Pure Nickel Inc.
    TSX Ticker Symbol: NIC
    Time of Halt: 09:22 am EST
    Reason for Halt: Pending News

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