/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN
THE UNITED STATES./
TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2009 /CNW/ - Polar Star Mining Corporation ("Polar Star" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that further to the September 15, 2009 press release regarding the issuance of 150,000 common shares of the Company (the "Shares") to Mr. Terence Walker M.Sc., P.Geo., the Company's Vice President, Exploration, the TSX Venture Exchange has approved the issuance of the Shares to Mr. Walker. The issuance of the Shares to Mr. Walker is for services provided to the Company pursuant to the terms of Mr. Walker's agreement with the Company dated December 31, 2007.
The Shares are subject to a restricted period that ends on January 19, 2010.
Not for distribution to United States wire services or dissemination in the United States. This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.
About Polar Star Mining Corporation
Polar Star is an emerging exploration mining company with a focus on building value in Chile through discovery and development. The company has approximately 263,000 hectares of mineral claims that have been awarded or are in the process of being awarded in Chile.
Montezuma is Polar Star's 100% owned flagship property located on the prolific West Fault in Region II, Chile. Montezuma is flanked to the north by Codelco's Chuquicamata mine, one of the world's largest producing copper mines and to the south by Antofagasta plc's new $2.3 billion Esperanza copper/gold/molybdenum project expected to begin production in 2010.
This press release contains forward-looking statements based on assumptions, uncertainties and management's best estimates of future events. Actual events or results could differ materially from the Company's expectations and projections. Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. When used herein, words such as "anticipate", "will", "intend" and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. For a more detailed discussion of such risks and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, refer to Polar Star Mining Corporation's filings with Canadian securities regulators available on www.sedar.com or the Company's website at www.polarstarmining.com.
Shares outstanding: 59,831,241 as at September 18, 2009, including the shares referenced in this press release.
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE Polar Star Mining Corporation
For further information: For further information: Adam Rochacewich, Chief Financial Officer, Polar Star Mining Corporation, Telephone: (416) 368-3496, Email: email@example.com