QUÉBEC, CANADA--(Marketwire - Jan. 23, 2012) - SOCIÉTÉ D'EXPLORATION MINIÈRE VIOR INC. (TSX VENTURE:VIO)(FRANKFURT:VL5) - announces that, subject to the TSX Venture Exchange approval, Vior will issue 101,430 common shares at deemed price of $0.0596 per share to Fonds de solidarité FTQ ("FTQ") representing the interest due (totalling $6,047.79) as of January 17, 2012, pursuant to a private placement by way of convertible debenture in the principal amount of $100,000 on July 17, 2009, that bears interest at the rate of 12% per annum, payable semi-annually in cash of in common shares from Vior's capital stock.

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Claude St-Jacques
President
418-692-2678
cstjacques@vior.ca
www.vior.ca