Results of 2008 Exploration Program


Vancouver, British Columbia – March 11, 2009 – Mala Noche Resources Corp. (the “Company”) today announced the filing of a new and updated National Instrument 43-101 compliant technical report (the “Report”) on its Ventanas property (the “Property”) in Durango, Mexico, optioned from Luismin S.A. de C.V. (“Luismin”). The Report, prepared by A.C.A. Howe International Limited of Toronto, focuses on Howe’s independent audit of Luismin’s 1998 mineral resource estimate completed on a portion of the Mala Noche vein structure, which is located within the northeastern part of the Property. Howe’s audit, completed in December 2008, confirms the earlier resource.

The Howe resource audit was completed using the manual polygonal resource method utilized by Luismin. Howe used Luismin’s 1998 resource parameters including a cut-off grade of US$25 using December 1997 gold and silver prices (US$288.70/troy ounce gold and US$5.90 /troy ounce silver) and a specific gravity of 2.7. There was no statistical treatment of the data and high grades were not capped.

Howe is not aware of any known environmental, permitting, legal, title, taxation, socioeconomic, marketing, or political factors that may materially affect the Mala Noche vein mineral resource audit as of the date of its Report.

In addition, the Report summarizes the work program completed by the Company during 2008, including site preparation, trench sampling and over 1400 metres of diamond drilling in 5 holes on portions of the Mala Noche and Valenciana vein structures. Fire assays of mineralized samples from the diamond drilling program returned grades ranging from 0.45 g/t Au and 29 g/t Ag over a core length of 1.90 metres to 4.43 g/t Au and 200 g/t Ag over a core length of 3.60 metres which included a 1.6 metre interval averaging 7.42 g/t Au and 207 g/t Ag. Other significant intersections included a core interval of 8.77 metres grading 2.81 g/t Au and 193 g/t Ag. Note that the mineralised intervals are core lengths, not the true widths which remain to be confirmed.

The Company has the right, through making expenditures on the Property, to earn up to a 70% interest in the Property, subject to a 30% back-in right on the part of Luismin.

“We are pleased with the results of the 2008 program. It confirms our view that the Ventanas Property remains a very promising mid-stage exploration project. The Property is large – at approximately 35,000 hectares – and contains multiple vein targets including the Mala Noche and Valenciana veins, and is largely unexplored. We look forward to continuing the exploration program when funds are available,” said Wade Nesmith, CEO of the Company.

“In the current economic climate, we continue to preserve cash,” he continued. “We are fortunate to have a strong shareholder base and – primarily through the involvement of our Co- Chair, Eduardo Luna – access to excellent operations talent in Mexico. Our view is that there are a number of smaller companies that have producing or near term producing precious metals assets that are struggling because of a lack of experience with respect to operations and the capital markets. We believe there is an opportunity for us to assist in those situations and are continuously exploring such opportunities.”

The technical content of this news release has been prepared under the supervision of Felix Lee, P.Geo. and Ian Trinder, P.Geo, both with A.C.A. Howe International Limited, who are Qualified Persons under National Instrument 43-101.

For additional information, please contact:
Wade Nesmith, Chief Executive Officer and Director (604) 307-1272

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