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Tamerlane Ventures Inc. ("Tamerlane" or the "Company") (TSX-V: TAM) is pleased to announce the re-election of the following seven Director’s at the company’s AGM, held in Vancouver on June 15, 2011: Dr. Edmond H.P. van Hees, Fredric J. Bracken, J. Cowan McKinney, Eugene Larabie, William J.V. Sheridan, Ross F. Burns and Margaret M. Kent.

Also re-appointed as auditors was the accounting firm of KPMG LLP, Chartered Accountants. The “rolling” Incentive Stock Option Plan was also re-approved.

Tamerlane has 74,243,426 common shares issued and outstanding.  Under the terms of the Company’s "rolling" Incentive Stock Option Plan a maximum of 7,424,343 shares are available to be issued pursuant to the exercise of options at this time.  Subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange, the Company approved the granting of 1,100,000 million stock options to directors and officers of Tamerlane on June 23, 2011.  The stock options are exercisable into common shares of Tamerlane at an exercise price of C$0.24 per share for a period of five years.  Tamerlane’s common shares closed at C$0.24 on the TSX Venture Exchange on June 23, 2011.  Including this grant of 1,100,000 options, a total of 5,920,000 shares have been reserved for issuance pursuant to outstanding option grants.  A further 1,504,343 shares are available for issuance pursuant to future option grants at this time.

About Tamerlane Ventures Inc.
Tamerlane Ventures Inc. is an exploration and development mining company with advanced base metal development projects in Canada and Peru. The Company’s immediate focus is bringing the 100%-owned Pine Point project to production. The Company is currently in the financing phase and expects to commence construction this fall. Tamerlane plans to sell the well-known Pine Point Concentrates to various smelting facilities around the world. The Company also plans to develop its Los Pinos heap leach copper project in Peru.

 

On behalf of Tamerlane Ventures Inc.

“Michael A. Willett”

Chief Executive Officer

 

 For further investor information, please contact:

Tina Rosenberg, Investor Relations, Tamerlane Ventures Inc.
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Phone:          (360) 752-9462
Website:       www.tamerlaneventures.com

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.

 

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