OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 9, 2011) - Calian Technologies Ltd. (TSX:CTY) today declared an increase to its dividend and declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share. The dividend is payable March 9, 2011 to shareholders of record as of February 23, 2011. Dividends paid by the Corporation are considered "eligible dividend" for tax purposes.

About Calian 

Calian sells technology services to industry and government in Canada and around the world. Calian provides customers with ready access to an exceptional team of engineers, telecommunications and technology professionals, health care professionals and other highly qualified staff. The Business and Technology Services Division augments customer workforces with flexible short and long-term placements, recruitment and outsourcing of engineering, health care professionals and other skilled professionals. The Systems Engineering Division plans, designs and implements solutions for many of the world's space agencies and leading communications satellite manufacturers and operators, as well as providing contract manufacturing services for customers in North America.

Contact Information: Calian Technologies Ltd.
Ray Basler
Chief Executive Officer
306-931-3425
or
Calian Technologies Ltd.
Jacqueline Gauthier
Chief Financial Officer
613-599-8600
www.calian.com
ir@calian.com