Vancouver, BC, Canada - (October 21, 2004) - Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX VE: CMH; Berlin and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges: QCX), is pleased to announce that it has been accepted and listed for trading on the Berlin and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges.
Carmanah's common shares are trading under the symbol "QCX" and the Company's German Securities Identification is "WKN 662218". These listings mark an important step in Carmanah's corporate strategy to create shareholder value and increase exposure. The Berlin and Frankfurt listings will provide real-time and easy access to trading in the company's common shares for new and existing shareholders in the European community.
"The European investment community is extremely active in the solar-powered, LED (light emitting diode) lighting industry and many investors have shown a keen interest in Carmanah but have been unable to make an investment," stated Carmanah's CEO, Art Aylesworth. "The new Berlin and Frankfurt listings will not only facilitate investment in Carmanah by European investors but also create further liquidity and increased awareness of our company."
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
Carmanah Technologies Corporation
Praveen Varshney, Director
For further information, please contact.
Mr. David Davies
Telephone: (250) 382-4332
Mr. Praveen Varshney, Director
Telephone: (604) 629-0264
Fax: (604) 682-4768
Investor Relations Contact:
Vanguard Shareholder Solutions
Telephone: (604) 608-0824
Fax: (604) 601-2004