Undur Tolgoi Minerals Inc.

Undur Tolgoi Minerals Inc.

February 22, 2012 11:47 ET

Undur Tolgoi Announces Commencement of Winter Work Program Over Mongolia Property

ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 22, 2012) - Undur Tolgoi Minerals Inc. ("UTM" or the "Company") (CNSX:UTM) is pleased to announce the commencement of its winter work program as originally announced by the Company in its January 30, 2012 press release.

On February 18, 2012, the exploration team led by our senior geologist arrived on site to initiate the work program.

The team expects to deliver in excess of 1,500 soil samples to an accredited laboratory in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia within the next few weeks. Results from the laboratory's sample analysis are expected by mid May 2012.

UTM's Chairman, Mr James Passin stated, "We are delighted with the rapid start on what promises to be a highly informative survey and analysis covering our entire property. This initial exploration phase will provide the Company with valuable information for our ongoing exploration of this large and potentially significant geological asset."

UTM is a mineral exploration company entirely focused on Mongolia, owning, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, 100% of the "Undur Tolgoi" mineral exploration license. This license consists of 9,620 hectares of property situated 100 kilometers from the world-scale "Oyu Tolgoi" copper and gold mine. In addition, UTM's management is actively reviewing potential acquisitions and strategic industry alliances.

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Contact Information

  • Don Padgett
    President and CEO
    604 689-1515 ext 104

    Sabino Di Paola
    Chief Financial Officer