CALGARY, ALBERTA and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES--(Marketwire - July 13, 2012) - Octant Energy Corp. ("Octant" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:OEL) has approved the grant of 6,300,000 stock options to eligible participants (a total of 4,500,000 of these stock options were approved for grant to directors and officers of the Corporation). The options will be granted at an exercise price of $0.10 per Common Share and, subject to the Option Plan, will expire five years from the date of grant. The Corporation has determined that exemptions from the various requirements of TSX Venture Exchange Policies are available for the granting of the options.
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The Corporation is a public oil and gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of petroleum and natural gas assets in Africa and North America.
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