oldblue Friday, 05/16/03 02:49:44 PM Re: None Post # of 717 Aqua Vie Beverage Corp. --AQVB-- Resumes Trading 05/16/2003 12:05 Business Editors KETCHUM, Idaho--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2003--The common stock of Aqua Vie Beverage Corp. (OTCBB: AQVB) resumed trading Friday, May 16, 2003. Market making will resume upon acceptance by the NASD of a Form 15(c) 2-11 by a market maker. The trading halt had been imposed by the Securities and Exchange Commission, due to uncertainty respecting information that had been publicly disseminated by the company via facsimile, and Internet information provided by third parties. The company expects to file a current report with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Form 8-K within the next several days. NOTE: Statements contained in this news release not strictly historical are forward looking within the meaning of the safe harbor clause of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The company makes these statements based on information available to it as of the date of this news release and assumes no responsibility to update or revise such forward-looking statements. Editors and investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements invoke risk and uncertainties that may cause the company's actual results to differ materially from such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, demand for the company's product both domestically and abroad, the company's ability to continue to develop its market, the company's ability to identify a market maker, general economic conditions, and other factors that may be more fully described in the company's literature and periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. OB $$$$$ RIP Gary!