Dynasty Raises CDN$187,500

Dynasty Raises CDN$187,500

April 19th, 2004

Vancouver, B.C. April 19, 2004 – Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc. (TSXV: DMM; the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of a private placement of 250,000 units, at a price of $0.75 per unit, for proceeds of CDN$187,500. Each unit comprises one common share and one half of a share purchase warrant. Each whole warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one common share of the Company at a price of $0.85 per share for one year.

The units are subject to a hold period expiring August 17, 2004. The proceeds will be used to fund working capital and the on-going exploration and development of the Company’s three projects in Ecuador - Dynasty, Zaruma and Jerusalem.

About Dynasty

Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc. is a Canadian based mining company involved in the exploration and development of mineral properties in Ecuador. For further information about the Company, please contact Murray Oliver at (604) 687-0888 Ext. 3 or info@pemcorp.com or visit the Company’s web-site at www.dynastymining.com

Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc.

“William McCartney”

William McCartney, Secretary and CFO

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