|By Marketwired .||
|January 28, 2014 05:01 PM EST||
RIMOUSKI, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 01/28/14 -- Puma Exploration (TSX VENTURE: PUM) is pleased to announce that the drill program at Turgeon Copper-Zinc Project has resumed. In December 2013, 5 holes were drilled and 8 more are planned for the current program.
In accordance with its compensation policy and stock option plan, on January 28, 2014, the board of directors of Puma Exploration (PUM-TSXV) has granted 2,725,000 stock options with an exercise price of $0.18, expiring on January 28, 2019, distributed as follows:
Directors 1,500,000 options Employees and service providers 1,225,000 options
About Puma Exploration
Puma Exploration is a Canadian mineral exploration company with advanced precious and base metals projects in Canada. The Company's major assets are the Nicholas-Denys Project and Turgeon Copper Project in New Brunswick and the Little Stull Lake Gold Project in Manitoba. Puma is focusing its exploration efforts in New Brunswick, Canada, which has been ranked as one of the top five places in the world to conduct mining exploration by the 2013 Fraser Institute Survey.
Learn more by clicking here: www.pumaexploration.com.
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