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South African Competition Authorities grants key approvals for implementation of restructure plan with Anglo American Platinum

South African Competition Authorities grants key approvals for implementation
               of restructure plan with Anglo American Platinum

PR Newswire

JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 29, 2013

JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -  Atlatsa Resources Corporation
("Atlatsa") is pleased to advise that the South African Competition
Authorities have granted unconditional approval for implementation of the
Company's restructure plan with Anglo American Platinum announced on 27 March,
2013 ("Restructure Plan").

This approval fulfils a key condition precedent for implementation of the
Restructure Plan, the completion of which is anticipated to be completed in a
series of transaction implementation steps in September and October 2013.

Cautionary and forward-looking information

This  release  contains  "forward-looking  statements"  that  were  based   on 
Atlatsa's expectations, estimates and projections as of the dates as of  which 
those statements were made, including  statements relating to the  Restructure 
Plan and anticipated  financial or operational  performance. Generally,  these 
forward-looking statements can  be identified  by the  use of  forward-looking 
terminology  such  as  "may",  "will",  "outlook",  "anticipate",   "project", 
"target", "believe",  "estimate",  "expect", "intend",  "should"  and  similar 
expressions.

Atlatsa believes that  such forward-looking statements  are based on  material 
factors  and  reasonable  assumptions,  including  the  assumption  that   the 
Restructure Plan  will  be implemented  in  a timely  manner.  Forward-looking 
statements are subject  to known  and unknown risks,  uncertainties and  other 
factors that  may  cause the  Company's  actual results,  level  of  activity, 
performance or achievements to be materially different from those expressed or
implied by such forward-looking statements. These include but are not  limited 
to, uncertainties related to the completion of the Revised Restructure Plan in
a timely manner, if at all.

For further  information on  Atlatsa, investors  should review  the  Company's 
Annual Report disclosed in the Form 20-F for the year ended December 31,  2012 
filed at  www.sedar.com and  with the  United States  Securities and  Exchange 
Commission at www.sec.gov and other disclosure documents that are available at
www.sedar.com.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that
term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. The NYSE MKT LLC
has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this press release.

SOURCE Atlatsa Resources Corporation

Contact:

On behalf of Atlatsa Resources
Joel Kesler, Chief Commercial Officer
Office: +27 11779 6800
Mobile: +27 82454 5556

Russell and Associates
Pam Wolstenholme
Office: +27 11880 3924
Mobile: +27 82872 6387

Macquarie First South Capital
Annerie Britz
Office: +27 11583 2000
 
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