Kalimantan Gold Regains Control of Jelai Gold Project

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kalimantan Gold Corporation (“KLG”) announces that Tigers Realm Metals (“TRM”) has completed phase one exploration activities on KLG’s Jelai epithermal gold project located in East Kalimantan, Indonesia. TRM focused on drilling advanced stage greenfield targets in the northwest Mewet Prospect of the Jelai IUP license.

TRM completed 12 holes, for a total 3,318.9m. TRM’s objective was to test continuity of high grade at depth and in shoots along strike, to define an initial gold resource at the Mewet Prospect. A total of eight holes were completed at the Mewet prospect, two deep holes into north and south Sembawang prospect and two scout holes at central and south Nyabi Prospect.

TRM did not see the results it expected in this modest 6-month drill test and they have provided notice to withdraw from the Option Deed effective September 30, 2012 having spent $2,000,000.

Faldi Ismail, CEO remarked, while we enjoyed working with the TRM team I understand TRM's priorities and wish to withdraw from its Option Deed. However, now that the Jelai prospect reverts to being wholly owned by KLG, we will be reviewing the best way of taking the Jelai prospect forward once conclusions have been reached following the review of the drill results. We are currently in discussions with a number of parties that have expressed interest in the project”.

Results are now being analyzed by KLG and conclusions will be released as soon as they are available.

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Figure 1: Jelai IUP, showing TRM drill hole locations

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Figure 2: Jelai IUP, showing prospect locations

About Kalimantan Gold

Kalimantan Gold Corporation Limited is a junior exploration company listed on both the TSX Venture Exchange in Canada and on AIM in London. The Company has two exploration projects in Kalimantan: the Jelai epithermal gold project in East Kalimantan (which was optioned to Tigers Realm Metals Pty Ltd) and the KSK Contract of Work in Central Kalimantan with multiple porphyry copper and gold prospects. For further information please visit www.kalimantan.com

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Faldi Ismail
Deputy Chairman and CEO, Kalimantan Gold
Mobile: +61 (0) 423 206 324
Email: faldi.ismail@kalimantan.com
Gerald Cheyne
Corporate Development (UK)
Telephone: +44 (0) 2077311806
Mobile: +44 (0) 7717473168
Email: gerald.cheyne@kalimantan.com
VSA Capital Limited
Nick Redfern/ Peter Damouni
Telephone: +44 20 3005 5005/ +44 20 3005 5007
Email: pdamouni@vsacapital.com
KLG's Nominated Adviser
RFC Ambrian Limited
Stuart Laing
Telephone: +61 8 9480 2506
Email: stuart.laing@rfcambrian.com

Source: Kalimantan Gold Corporation