MONTREAL, Feb. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Robex Resources Inc (TSX-V: RBX) - Robex
announces that it is one of the top 3 nominees for the West African Mining
Investment Awards (WAMIA) 2008, an award recognizing the positive contribution
to Corporate Social Responsibility by a resource company in West Africa.
Robex recently adopted a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Policy to
explain to all stakeholders how we propose to work towards achieving CSR. We
recognise that our business activities have direct and indirect impacts on the
societies in which we operate. We will endeavour to manage these in a
responsible manner, believing that sound and demonstrable performance in
relation to CSR policies and practices is a fundamental part of business
We are committed to remaining responsible for our direct and indirect
impacts; the policy includes three simple statements, summarized below, to
provide a reference point to guide employees and stakeholders.
- Standards of business conduct which will guide us to realize our
corporate mission in an efficient and respectful manner, ensuring that
our business is conducted in all respects according to rigorous
ethical, professional and legal standards.
- Standards of employer conduct where we value the individuality of our
employees and workforce and are committed to provide a safe and worker-
friendly working environment.
- Standards of good corporate citizen conduct involving our Business
partners, and our contribution to the development of our host countries
within the respect of their cultural diversities; it is our duty to
help preserve the environment and contribute to sustainable
A full copy of the policy can be consulted on our website at
www.robexgold.com and will be available at our booth (#3012) at the PDAC
convention. The award ceremony is sponsored by BestKamco Resources and will be
held on March 2nd during the PDAC convention from 3.45 to 5.15pm at Kingsway
Hall, Intercontinental Hotel, close to the Metro Convention Centre.
Robex is active in gold exploration in Mali. Its growth potential is
based on the quality of its team and of its projects as well as on its
objective of creating value for its shareholders. This release and the
information contained herein have been verified by Jean Demers, P.Geo and
qualified person. The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not
accept responsibility for the validity and the accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: Jean Demers, P. geo, President & CEO,
email@example.com, (514) 979-9400; Marie-Claude Poitras, Communications,
firstname.lastname@example.org, (418) 870-1482