SOURCE: Aurus Corporation

September 21, 2006 09:00 ET

Aurus Increases Production and Acquires Krong Ltd. With Its 2.8 Million Ounces of Gold Reserves

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 21, 2006 -- Aurus Corporation (PINKSHEETS: AURC) announced today that it has acquired all the outstanding shares of Krong Ltd. which assets include a production plant with 2,800,000 ounces of gold reserves.

"We are very enthusiastic with the possibilities presented with the acquisition of Krong Ltd. Our proven reserves combined with theirs will add up to over 7 million ounces and therefore will make AURUS one of the new leaders in the industry," said Mr. Gerald Parkin, President of Aurus Corp. "Their production plant and the technology employed for the extraction of gold tailings is exceptional and will assure us an edge which will enable us to increase production dramatically," further added Mr. Parkin. Krong Ltd. has a unique technology in treating tailings and this method shall be used in extracting ore from the other reserves of gold tailings owned by Aurus as well as from other sites throughout the federation of Russia.

About Aurus Corporation

Aurus Corporation is a publicly traded mining holding company with several precious metal properties with over 5 million ounces in gold reserves, trading under the ticker symbol AURC on the US Pink Sheets market. Aurus seeks to continue acquire proven gold and other precious metal reserves in Russia and other emerging counties and operate its mines through joint ventures and or partnerships.

About Krong Ltd.

Krong Ltd. is a privately owned company founded in 1997. It is a fully operational mining extracting and processing enterprise situated within 125 miles from Moscow. The tailings represent a total of 80,000 tons of material laying on the surface; engineering reports demonstrate an average of 0.69 gms/ Ton. The enterprise has developed unique technologies which allow the extraction of metals from tailings and, in addition, it uses the waste remaining after the process to make building materials. There is no comparable technology in the world.

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