Molycor Gold Corp.

Molycor Gold Corp.

March 05, 2010 06:00 ET

Molycor Selects Hazen Research Inc. for Initial Work on Tami Mosi Dolomite Project, White Pine County, Nevada

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 5, 2010) - Mr. Larry Reaugh, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Molycor Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:MOR)(PINK SHEETS:MLYFF)(FRANKFURT:M1V) ("Molycor" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the Company has signed a contract with Hazen Research Inc. ("Hazen") for Hazen to start work (Phase 1) on the process development study for exploitation of the Tami Mosi project in Nevada.

Hazen will research technical literature of existing processes for extraction and recovery of magnesium from dolomite: this information to be evaluated for potential application to Molycor's resource at Tami Mosi. In conjunction with the literature study and review, Hazen will evaluate representative samples from selected areas of the property. This will involve physical, chemical, mineralogical tests and calcining work. Continuing work in Phase 2 will be based on the findings from the initial work. Phase 1 work commenced in February.

Hazen Research Inc. was formed in 1961 to provide process research and development services to the extractive metallurgy and chemical industries. Continuing changes to industrial processes and higher environmental standards resulted in Hazen's expansion to be able to include these aspects of technology as part of their services. Located at Golden, Colorado, Hazen has approximately 120 employees and an enviable reputation for high quality work.

Tami Mosi, a large dolomite occurrence in the Schell Creek Range of White Pine County is a magnesium prospect of 119 unpatented mining claims within an area of 2700 acres and is 100% owned by Molycor.

In July, 2009 N. Tribe & Associates Ltd. completed an updated NI-43-101 compliant property evaluation report which includes the updated resource estimate of magnesium contained in 236,183,772 tonnes of inferred resource at a grade of 10% Mg. Tami Mosi is estimated to contain 51.7 billion lbs of magnesium. Details of this estimate were issued in a Company press release dated July 7, 2009 which is accessible at Molycor's website.

This release was reviewed by John W. Fisher, P. Eng., a qualified person recognized under National Instrument 43-101.

About Molycor Gold Corp.

Molycor is a diversified precious, speciality and base metal exploration and development company focusing on magnesium, molybdenum and gold exploration and development in North America.

On Behalf of Management

Larry W. Reaugh
Chief Executive Officer

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