Paradise Ridge Hydrocarbons, Inc. Issues Update on Acquisition

14 Apr, 2016, 12:44 ET from Paradise Ridge Hydrocarbons, Inc.

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, April 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

The Board of Directors of Paradise Ridge Hydrocarbons, Inc. (OTC: PRGE) today announced that the proposed acquisition of Far East Ventures Holdings, Ltd, a Hong Kong based company with an investment platform comprising high growth investments in South East Asia, is progressing well and major conditions precedent to closing have been satisfied.  Final closing of the acquisition is expected by the end of April, at which time the name of the Company will be changed to Far East Ventures Holdings, Ltd. along with application for a new ticker symbol.

In announcing this update, Paradise CEO David Naylor stated; "I am pleased to confirm that our acquisition of Far East is close to finalization. I am also pleased to report that Far East's underlying business continues to benefit from the sustained appreciation of the gold price, which is now at three year highs. As the operator of producing gold mines in Indonesia, and with acquisitions of additional facilities in Indonesia and Philippines slated within the 2nd quarter, the company is developing a significant revenue stream from gold production."  Naylor continued by stating, "As part of its strategy of building a platform of high growth investments, Far East is also in the process of crystallizing its move into cement and building products both in the Philippines and northern Indonesia beginning with the acquisition of a 1 million tpa cement plant in Cebu Philippines. With this acquisition, we look forward to building a valuable, high growth investment platform for our shareholders."

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve numerous risks and uncertainties. Actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements as a result of certain factors, including those set forth in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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David Naylor, CEO
Paradise Ridge Hydrocarbons, Inc.
tel: +1-602-455-1240

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