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Nov 23, 2005 - 14:04 ET Antrim Announces Letter of Intent to Sell Non Core Assets

CALGARY, ALBERTA AND LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 23, 2005) - Antrim Energy Inc. (TSX:AEN) (AIM:AEY) ("Antrim") announced today that it has entered into a Letter of Intent with Nor Energy, a private company, with respect to the sale of certain of Antrim's 'non core' assets in Australia, Tanzania and the Czech Republic.

Consideration for the assets, approximately $3.2 million will be in the form of cash and common shares of Nor Energy. Antrim will also retain a residual right to participate in a future drilling program in Tanzania.

A further announcement regarding the terms of this transaction is expected to be made upon signing a final acquisition agreement.

Stephen Greer, Antrim's President and Chief Executive Officer comments "Once completed, this transaction will allow Antrim to retain significant value from the assets and at the same time focus our attention on current exploration and development activities in Argentina and the United Kingdom."

The transaction is expected to close by February 16, 2006.

Certain statements contained in this press release may be considered as "forward looking". Such "forward looking" statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from estimated or implied results. The TSX has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Updated information about Antrim can be accessed on its website: www.antrimenergy.com


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Antrim Energy Inc.
Stephen Greer
President & CEO
(403) 264-5111
(403) 264-5113 (FAX)
Email: greer@antrimenergy.com

or

Antrim Energy Inc.
Janet Missal
Manager International Investor Relations
(403) 264-5111
(403) 264-5113 (FAX)
Email: missal@antrimenergy.com
Website: www.antrimenergy.com