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FOR: TRANSGLOBE ENERGY CORPORATION

TSX SYMBOL:
 TGL
NASDAQ SYMBOL:
 TGA

Toronto Stock Exchange - TransGloble Energy Corporation - Trade Halted

Feb 07, 2002 - 10 28 ET

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                  MARKET SURVEILLANCE DIVISION
                        MARKET REGULATION

The following issue(s) have been halted today:

Company        TransGloble Energy Corporation

TSE Symbol     TGL

Reason         Pending News

Halt Time      10:16



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