Second quarter results webcast/conference call

Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2009 Time: 9:00 a.m. (Eastern)

MONCTON, NB, Dec. 1 /CNW/ – Francis McGuire, President & Chief Executive Officer, and Denis Larocque, Chief Financial Officer, invite you to participate in a webcast/conference call on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at 9:00am Eastern to discuss Major Drilling Group International Inc.'s second quarter results for fiscal 2010.

To access the webcast, please go to the webcast section of the Major Drilling web site at www.majordrilling.com and click on the link, or go directly to the CNW Group web site at www.newswire.ca for directions. Participants will require Windows MediaPlayer(TM). Please note that this is listen only mode.

To participate in the conference call please dial 647-427-7450 conference ID#43176255. To ensure your participation, please call in approximately five minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call.

For those unable to participate, a taped rebroadcast will be available approximately two hours after completion of the call until midnight, Tuesday, December 15, 2009. To access the rebroadcast, dial 416-849-0833, 514-807-9274, 403-451-9481 or 902-455-3955 and enter the passcode 43176255. The webcast will also be archived for 90 days and can be accessed on the Major Drilling web site (www.majordrilling.com) or on the CNW Group web site (www.newswire.ca).

For further information: Chantal Melanson, (506) 857-8636, [email protected]