SOURCE: Aurus Corporation

November 29, 2006 10:25 ET

Aurus Commences Procedures to Mine Tailings

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 29, 2006 -- Aurus Corp. (PINKSHEETS: AURC), following the acquisition of Krong, has commenced the project of processing technogenic tailings and extracting rare earth and precious metals.

These tailings total 80 million tons and are situated only 95 miles from Moscow.

Gerald Parkin, Vice President, is most pleased to announce that the new technology cuts production costs by over 30%. He adds, "New equipment shall be used in processing the tailings and the advanced technology results in a an average production cost of $217 per ounce. This translates into healthy profits from the first months of operations. There are no galleries or tunnels in processing the tailings and all the minerals are accessible above ground."

The available minerals are:
Gold            80,000 kilograms
Platinum        40,000 kilograms
Silver       1,000,000 kilograms
Cobalt          10,400 tonnes
Molibdenum       3,000 tonnes
Tellur          12,000 tonnes

In addition, there are large quantities of iron, scandium, zinc and tin.
Furthermore, Aurus Corp. has acquired unique technologies which allow it to remove from the tailings neutral waste which remains after processing and this is used to make building materials. This practice is unique in the world rendering even discarded material into revenue producing matter.

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 Pinksheets 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.

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