TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2011 /CNW/ - Pacific Coal Resources Ltd. (TSXV: PAK)
announced today that it has purchased for cancellation, to date, a
total of 1,273,500 common shares in the capital of the Company at an
average price of $0.5313 under its previously announced normal course
issuer bid with the TSXV.
Under the bid, the Company is entitled to purchase for cancellation up
to a maximum of 10% of common shares that comprise the Company's Public
Float (as such term is defined in the TSXV Corporate Finance Manual)
through the facilities of the TSXV until the earlier of July 3, 2012 or
the date on which the Company has purchased the maximum number of
common shares permitted under the bid.
Luis Carvajales, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, commented: "The
Company continues to ramp up production at Cerro Largo and is on track
with production at La Caypa. Projects at CI Jam, the Barranquilla Port
and La Tigra continue according to schedule. We will continue to buy
back shares on this plan in view of current share price weakness."
About Pacific Coal Resources Ltd.
Pacific Coal Resources Ltd. is a Canadian-based mining company focused
on coal, coking coal, asphalt and asphaltite exploration, development
and production from prospective producing, development-stage and
exploration-stage properties in Colombia. The Company has acquired or
entered into agreements to acquire various interests in several
operating coal mines and projects, representing a substantive coal and
asphaltite exploration and production area throughout Colombia. Pacific
Coal is committed to implementing its exploration and development
strategy with a comprehensive environment, safety and community
program, meeting international standards of best practice.
Forward Looking Information:
This news release contains "forward-looking information", which may
include, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the future
financial or operating performance of the Company and its projects.
Often, but not always, forward-looking statements can be identified by
the use of words such as "plans", "expects", "is expected", "budget",
"scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates", or
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and phrases, or state that certain actions, events or results "may",
"could", "would", "might" or "will" be taken, occur or be achieved.
Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results,
performance or achievements of Pacific Coal to be materially different
from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or
implied by the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements
contained herein are made as of the date of this press release and
Pacific Coal disclaim, other than as required by law, any obligation to
update any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new
information, results, future events, circumstances, or if management's
estimates or opinions should change, or otherwise. There can be no
assurance that forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate, as
actual results and future events could differ materially from those
anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, the reader is cautioned
not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.
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 news release.
SOURCE Pacific Coal Resources Ltd.
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