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February 27, 2014

Cartier Drills 10.3 g/t Au over 5.0 m Below Pusticamica Deposit on the Benoist Property

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Cartier Drills 10.3 g/t Au over 5.0 m 
Below Pusticamica Deposit on the Benoist Property

Val-d’Or, February 27, 2014 – Cartier Resources Inc. (TSX-V: ECR) (“Cartier”) announces drill results from two of the five-hole program aimed at evaluating the gold-bearing potential below the Pusticamica Gold Deposit, on the Benoist property.  The first drill hole returned an intersection of 10.3 g/t Au over 5.0 meters.

“These drill results reward our perseverance”,commentedPhilippe Cloutier, President and CEO, “to date all of the holes have intersected the targeted mineralization-alteration zone below the deposit”.  The holes three and four are completed and samples were sent to the lab for assaying.  The final hole of the program is presently in progress.

Table of Drill Results

Drill Hole From To Length* Gold (Au) Silver (Ag) Copper (Cu)
(m) (m) (m) (g/t) (g/t) (%)
PU-14-09 334.0 387.0 53.0 2.4 Pending Pending
including 334.0 338.0 4.0 3.3 Pending Pending
including 345.0 350.0 5.0 10.3 Pending Pending
including 347.0 350.0 3.0 14.2 Pending Pending
including 365.0 372.0 7.0 3.3 Pending Pending
including 381.0 386.0 5.0 2.8 Pending Pending
PU-14-10 430.0 458.0 28.0 0.3 Pending Pending

Reported intersections are measured along the hole. Additional drilling required to determine the true thickness of the zones.

The Benoist property is 65 km northeast of the town of Lebel-sur-Quévillon, 25 km south-east of the Bachelor mine and 25 km north-west of the Langlois mine.

About Cartier

The company’s objective is to develop and maintain a balanced portfolio of mining projects ranging from exploration to resource definition, development and production.  Its VISION is to develop the company’s current and future assets into mineral production within a timeframe that is consistent with its human and financial resources while respecting sustainable development practices.

Quality Assurance / Quality Control

The scientific and/or technical information presented in this press release has been reviewed and approved by Mr. Gaétan Lavallière, P. Geo., and Vice President for Cartier.  Mr. Lavallière is a qualified person as defined by National Instrument 43-101.

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For more information, please contact:

Philippe Cloutier
President and CEO
Cartier Resources Inc.
Telephone: 819 856-0512

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