BAAR, SWITZERLAND, Sept. 26, 2011 /CNW/ - Manas Petroleum Corp.
("Manas") (TSX-V: MNP; OTCBB: MNAP) is pleased to announce that it has
issued to Dr. Werner Ladwein, a member of its Board of Directors,
2,000,000 shares of its common stock. This share issuance was approved
by its shareholders at the Annual and Special Meeting of Stockholders
held on September 22, 2011.
About Manas Petroleum Corp.
Manas Petroleum is an international oil and gas company with primary
focus on exploration and development in South-Eastern Europe, Central
Asia and Mongolia. In Albania, Manas participates in a 1.7 million
acre exploration project through its equity interest in Petromanas
Energy Inc., a Canadian public company. In Kyrgyz Republic, Manas has
signed a US$54 million farm-out agreement with Santos International, a
subsidiary of one of Australia's largest oil and gas companies. In
addition to the development of its Kyrgyz Republic project, Santos is
developing the company's neighboring Tajikistan license under an option
farm out agreement. In Mongolia, Manas owns record title to the two
Production Sharing Contracts covering Blocks XIII and XIV through its
wholly-owned subsidiary Gobi Energy Partners GmbH, but 26% of the
beneficial ownership interest in these blocks is held in trust for
SOURCE Manas Petroleum Corp.
For further information:
Manas Petroleum Corp.
Bahnofstr. 9, P.O. Box 155
CH-6341 Baar, Switzerland
Phone: +41 44 718 1030
Fax: +41 44 718 1039