News Releases

August 04, 2000
Listing On The Canadian Venture Exchange
Trans Hex International Ltd. (CDNX-THI) is pleased to announce that effective at the opening August 4, 2000, the common shares of the Company will commence trading on the Canadian Venture Exchange (the "CDNX") under the trading symbol "THI". The Company will continue to trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange until August 31, 2000.

The CDNX has issued a bulletin to members of the Exchange advising of the foregoing. Trans Hex International has 14,597,656 common shares issued and outstanding, including a public float of 3,751,769 common shares.

Trans Hex International is an international diamond exploration company with interests in exploration projects and joint ventures in Brazil, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. The principal shareholder of the Company is Trans Hex Group Limited, a South African producer of high quality gem diamonds, with well established independent diamond marketing facilities.

D.M. (Niel) Hoogenhout - Chairman and C.E.O. Tel. +1.416.363-5440 Fax. +1.416.363-6506 E-Mail

Peter D. Danchin - Chief Operating Officer Tel. +27.21.939-1105 Fax. +27.21.939-0711 E-Mail

Peter W.A. Walker - Vice President, Exploration Tel. +27.21.939-1105 Fax. +27.21.939-0711 E-Mail

Stephen Woodhead - Chief Financial Officer Tel. +1.416.363-5440 Fax. +1.416.363-6506 E-Mail
Tsodilo Resources Limited
1 King Street West, Suite 4800
Toronto, ON Canada M5H 1A1
Telephone: (416) 800-4214
Fax: (416) 987-4369