VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Feb. 14, 2014) - Baja Mining Corp. (TSX:BAJ)(OTCQB:BAJFF) (the "Company") announces that it has notified the Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") that it will voluntarily delist the Company's securities from trading on the TSX and that it has applied to the TSX Venture Exchange (the "TSXV") to obtain a Tier 2 listing. The Company's goal is to work with the TSX and the TSXV to coordinate the transition of the Company's listing between the two exchanges and to ensure that trading in its securities will continue uninterrupted. The TSXV's consideration of the Company's listing application is in progress, and the Company will provide an update on the status of its application upon completion of the TSXV's review.
In addition, the Company wishes to provide an update on the Cinto Colorado project. In view of continuing legal due diligence pertaining to title, licenses and environmental issues, the Company has reached agreement to extend the term of the Cinto Colorado option agreement. The parties have agreed to extend the pre-feasibility study delivery deadline to the earlier of i) six (6) months following the date on which the legal due diligence is completed to the satisfaction of the Company, or ii) November 25, 2014. In addition, certain terms have been included in the option agreement to accommodate pre-existing arrangements between the sole shareholder of Cinto Colorado and a partner, Prochorus Resources Ltd.
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