Belo Sun Mining Corp.
TSX : BSX

Belo Sun Mining Corp.

November 27, 2013 10:06 ET

Belo Sun Announces Brazilian Court Repeals Injunction

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 27, 2013) - Belo Sun Mining Corp. (TSX:BSX) (the "Company" or "Belo Sun") has received notice that the Court of Appeal Judge (Tribunal Regional Federal) has overturned the preliminary interlocutors decision of the Federal Judge of Altamira and has repealed the injunction sought by the Brazilian Public Prosecutor's Office ("MPF") against the State Government of Para ("SEMA") and the Company. The repealed injunction challenged the validity and legality of the Preliminary Environmental Licensing Process (the "Licensing Process") in respect of the Volta Grande Project. Please refer to the Company's press release dated November 21, 2013.

"Belo Sun is pleased with the decision of the Court of Appeal Judge and will continue to work with regulatory and legal authorities to advance the project licensing process," commented Mark Eaton, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. "The next step will be the completion of the meeting of the Environmental Council of Para State, Brazil in respect of the Preliminary License on December 2, 2013." Please refer to the press release of the Company dated November 18, 2013 regarding the Environmental Council meeting.

Cautionary Statement on Forward Looking Information

This press release contains "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking information includes, without limitation, the appeal decision, the licensing process and the effect of these events on the Company and the Volta Grande Project. Generally, forward-looking information can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "plans", "expects" or "does not expect", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates" or "does not anticipate", or "believes", or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will be taken", "occur" or "be achieved". Forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking information, including risks inherent in the mining industry and risks described in the public disclosure of the Company which is available under the profile of the Company on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and on the Company's website at www.belosun.com. Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking information, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such information will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking information. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.

Contact Information

  • Belo Sun Mining Corp.
    Mark Eaton
    President and CEO
    (416) 309-2137
    www.belosun.com