ROUYN-NORANDA, CANADA--(Marketwire - Jan. 31, 2011) - Explor Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EXS)is pleased to announce that it has granted 750,000 non-transferable incentive stock options to Union Securities Ltd. to acquire shares of the Company at $0.50 for providing fiscal agency services and corporate finance advices to the Company. The non transferable options are valid for a period of one (1) year and expire January 31, 2012. The options are conditional upon regulatory approval and shall be legended with a four month hold period ending June 1st, 2011.

Explor Resources Inc. is a publicly listed company trading on the TSX Venture Exchange (EXS).

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About Explor Resources Inc.

Explor Resources Inc. is a Canadian-based natural resources company with mineral holdings in Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick. Explor is currently focused on exploration in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt. The belt is found in both provinces of Ontario and Quebec with approximately 33% in Ontario and 67% in Quebec. The Belt has produced in excess of 180,000,000 ounces of gold and 450,000,000 tonnes of cu-zn ore over the last 100 years. The Company is headquartered in Quebec and was incorporated in Alberta in 1986.

This document may contain forward-looking statements relating to Explor's operations or to the environment in which it operates. Such statements are based on operations, estimates, forecasts and projections. They are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict and may be beyond Explor's control. A number of important factors could cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from those expressed in forward-looking statements, including those set forth in other public filling. In addition, such statements relate to the date on which they are made. Consequently, undue reliance should not placed on such forward-looking statements. Explor disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, save and except as may be required by applicable securities laws.

Contact Information: Explor Resources Inc.
Christian Dupont
888-997-4630 or 819-797-4630
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