Private Placement, Shares for Debt, Amended Property Agreement


For Immediate Release.  Vancouver, British Columbia, August 22, 2013.  David H. Brett, President and CEO, Pacific Bay Minerals Ltd. (TSX Venture: PBM, the “Company”) reports that the Company has resolved to settle debts totalling $200,000 ($180,000 of which is owed to two directors of the company) through issuance of 4,000,000 shares at $0.05 per share, to issue 2,000,000 units by way of private placements at $0.05 for proceeds of $100,000 for general working capital purposes, and to issue 1,000,000 shares in lieu of $62,000 in final outstanding cash option payments to fully complete purchase of 100% of the Haskins – Reed Cu-Pb-Zn-Ag-Au-Mo-Bi property in BC.  The private placement units will consist of one common share and one common share purchase warrant at $0.10 exercisable for one year.  All of the proposed share issuances are subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

Pacific Bay Minerals Ltd.



David H. Brett, MBA,

President & CEO

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