Bishop Gold Inc.

Bishop Gold Inc.

November 17, 2006 09:30 ET

Bishop Announces Name Change and Capital Reorganization

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 17, 2006) - Bishop Gold Inc. ("Bishop")(TSX VENTURE:BSG), listed on the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. (the "Exchange") under the trading symbol "BSG", announces that the directors have approved a name change and a consolidation of the Company's share capital.

The Company's common shares will be consolidated on a 15-old-for-one new basis. At the time of the consolidation the name of the company will be changed to "Raptor Minerals Ltd." or such other name that is acceptable to the TSX Venture Exchange. The name change and consolidation remain subject to TSX Venture Exchange acceptance including satisfaction of minimum board lot distribution requirements. There are currently 52,548,270 common shares of the Company issued and outstanding.

On behalf of Bishop Gold Inc.

Terry Fields, President and CEO

The company seeks safe harbor on forward-looking statements.

The TSX Venture Exchange Inc. has neither approved nor disapproved of the contents of this press release.

Contact Information

  • Bishop Gold Inc.
    Investor Relations
    (604) 681-2575
    (604) 681-2577 (FAX)