2008 News

Vancouver, British Columbia, June 13th. 2008. Candente Resource Corp. (DNT:TSX) ("Candente") has amended the terms of the private placements as previously announced on June 9th, 2008.

The private placements will now comprise of units at a price of $1.50 per unit, each unit consisting of one common share and one-half of one share purchase warrant. Each whole warrant will be non-transferable and exercisable for a period of 24 months to purchase one additional common share of the Company at a price of $2.00 per share. All other terms remain unchanged.

About Candente Resource Corp.

Candente is a diversified exploration company with copper, gold, silver, and zinc projects in Peru and Mexico. The Cañariaco Norte property, a copper deposit located in Northern Peru, is currently in advanced resource definition and Preliminary Economic Assessment stage. Candente's directors and management have a track record in the discovery and development of copper, gold and silver deposits and subscribe to principles which ensure that exploration and development activities are beneficial to the local communities.

This news release may contain forward-looking statements including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt of property titles, potential mineral recovery processes, etc. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements. Candente relies upon litigation protection for forward-looking statements.

We advise U.S. investors that this news release uses terms which are not recognized by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), including "mineral resources", "measured resources", "indicated resources" and "inferred resources". The estimation of measured and indicated resources involves greater uncertainty as to their existence and economic feasibility than the estimation of proven and probable reserves. U.S. investors are cautioned not to assume that mineral resources in these categories will be converted to reserves. The estimation of inferred resources involves far greater uncertainty as to their existence and economic viability than the estimation of other categories of resources. U.S. investors are cautioned not to assume that estimates of inferred mineral resources exist, are economically mineable, or will be upgraded into measured or indicated mineral resources. U.S. investors are cautioned not to assume that mineral resources in any of these categories will be converted into reserves.

For further information please contact:

W. John DeCooman, Jr.
Vice President Finance and Corporate Development
+1 (917) 402-9416
Email: jdecooman@candente.com
or communications@candente.com

Michelle Roth
Roth Investor Relations
+1 (732) 792-2200
Email: michelleroth@rothir.com
Visit our website at www.candente.com.

Walter Spagnuolo
Formentera Capital Group
+1 (604) 731-8244
Email: walter@formenteracapital.com

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