AUR RESOURCES INC.
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AUR RESOURCES INC.

January 18, 2007 15:30 ET

Aur Resources Completes the Purchase of an Additional 27% Interest in Its Andacollo Mine Property in Chile

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 18, 2007) - Aur Resources Inc. (TSX:AUR)(SSE:AUR) announces that it has completed the purchase of a 27% equity interest in Compania Minera Carmen de Andacollo ("CDA") from Compania Minera del Pacifico S.A., which transaction was previously announced on December 5, 2006. Aur's ownership interest in CDA, which owns the producing Andacollo Copper Mine and the Andacollo Hypogene Copper-Gold Deposit currently under development, is now 90%.

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  • Aur Resources Inc.
    Dr. James W. Gill
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (416) 362-2614
    (416) 367-0427 (FAX)
    or
    Aur Resources Inc.
    Mr. Peter McCarter
    Executive Vice-President, Corporate Affairs and Secretary
    (416) 362-2614
    (416) 367-0427 (FAX)
    Website: www.aurresources.com