Vancouver, British Columbia – NV Gold Corporation (TSX-V: NVX) (the “Company”) announced that it has reached agreement (the “Extension”) with Evolving Gold Corporation (“EVG”) to amend the Option Agreement between the companies under which the Company has the option to purchase a 100% interest in the Rattlesnake Hills Project (the “Project”), located in Natrona County, Wyoming. Under the Extension, in order to purchase the Project the Company must:
- pay EVG US$100,000 on execution of the Extension (paid);
- pay EVG US$400,000 on or before February 16, 2015;
- pay EVG US$300,000 on or before September 15, 2015;
- pay EVG US$500,000 on or before February 1, 2017; and
- pay EVG US$1,000,000 and 1,000,000 common shares on or before February 1, 2018.
The period for curing defaults under the Option Agreement has also been reduced from 60 days to 30 days. In consideration of EVG agreeing to amend the Option Agreement to allow the Company this more favourable payment schedule, the Company has agreed to issue EVG 500,000 common shares of the Company and extend the expiry dates of the 2,000,000 outstanding common share purchase warrants issued to EVG under the Option Agreement by one year such that 1,000,000 of them expire on September 22, 2017 and 1,000,000 of them expire on April 22, 2018. The Extension is subject to receipt of approval of the TSX Venture Exchange by the Company and the Canadian Stock Exchange by EVG.
The Company is a Vancouver-based company whose objective is to create shareholder value by acquiring, exploring, and developing gold projects located within the major gold producing areas of the western United States.
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
(sgd.) “John E. Watson”
President and CEO
For further information, visit the Company’s website at www.nvgoldcorp.com or contact:
John E. Watson,
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