International Bethlehem Enters into Loan Agreement

October 5, 2009

West Vancouver, British Columbia " October 5, 2009 " International Bethlehem Mining Corp. (“International Bethlehem” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Loan Agreement, pursuant to which it will receive $100,000 for working capital and exploration purposes. The loan has been provided by certain directors and officers of the Company and is for a term of 1 year with interest at a rate of 1% per month (12% per annum). Subject to regulatory approval, the Company has agreed to issue an aggregate of 400,000 shares to the lenders as a loan bonus in accordance with TSX Venture Exchange policy.

For further information, contact Mr. Clive Shallow, investor relations at 604-922-2030 or visit the Company’s new website at


International Bethlehem Mining Corp.

“Ronald A. Coombes”
Ronald A. Coombes, President & CEO


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