2010-01-11

Dr. David Robson Appears on BNN Commodities Report

TORONTO, ONTARIO, Jan 11, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Tethys Petroleum Limited ("Tethys" or the "Company" (TSX: TPL)) Dr. David Robson, Chairman of Tethys appeared as a guest on BNN Commodities Report and offered an update on Tethys Petroleum's Corporate activities in Central Asia.

To view the interview please click on the link below:

http://watch.bnn.ca/commodities/january-2010/commodities-january-8-2010/#clip253437

Tethys is focused on oil and gas exploration and production activities in Central Asia with activities currently in the Republics of Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. This highly prolific oil and gas area is rapidly developing and Tethys believes that significant potential exists in both exploration and in discovered deposits.

This press release contains "forward-looking information" which may include, but is not limited to, statements with respect to our operations. Such forward-looking statements reflect our current views with respect to future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions, including the risks relating to the sufficiency of the cash flow from SSEC to repay funds advanced by TTL. See the description of risks and uncertainties and underlying factors and assumptions relevant to the Company's business, including its exploration and development activities, contained in the Annual Information Form dated March 31, 2009 (which are incorporated herein by reference). The "forward looking statements" contained herein speak only as of the date of this press release and, unless required by applicable law, the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise such information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Contacts: Tethys Petroleum Limited Sabin Rossi Vice President Investor Relations +1 416 572 2065 +1 416 572 2201 (FAX) info@tethyspetroleum.com www.tethyspetroleum.com In Kazakhstan PG Communications Ardak Akanov, Managing Director Office phone/fax: +7 (727) 272 8867, +7 (727) 272 8237, +7 (727) 272 7745 development@pressclub.kz In Asia-Pacific Quam IR Anita Wan, Associate Director Office phone/fax: + (852) 2217-2999 anita.wan@quamgroup.com
SOURCE: Tethys Petroleum Limited

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