Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc.

Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc.

June 04, 2012 08:00 ET

Cornerstone Announces Receipt of Environmental License for the Bella Maria Project, Ecuador

MOUNT PEARL, NEWFOUNDLAND--(Marketwire - June 4, 2012) - Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc. ("Cornerstone") (TSX VENTURE:CGP) (FRANKFURT:GWN) (BERLIN:GWN) (OTCBB:CTNXF) today announced that the Ministry of Environment of Ecuador has granted the Environmental License for Cornerstone's Bella Maria porphyry gold-copper project located in El Oro province in southern Ecuador. The license is valid for the 4-year initial exploration phase (prior to drilling) of the 1,401 hectare concession. Authorization to resume activities by the Ministry of Non-Renewable Natural Resources and results of exploration work were previously announced on May 11, 2012. Although at an early stage, initial results indicate that the property has excellent potential for hosting significant gold and copper mineralization. Cornerstone is seeking potential partners to aggressively explore this property in the coming months.

About Cornerstone

Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc. is a mineral exploration company based in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, with a diversified portfolio of projects in Canada, Ecuador and Chile, and a strong technical team that has proven its ability to identify, acquire and advance properties of merit. The company's business model is based on generating exploration projects whose subsequent development is funded primarily through joint venture partnerships. Commitments from JV partners constitute significant validation of the strength of Cornerstone's projects.

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On Behalf of the Board,

Brooke Macdonald, President and CEO

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