VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Dec. 20, 2013) - CB Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CBJ) ("CB Gold" or the "Company") announces that due to the recent volatility in the gold price and the constrained financial markets it continues to actively reduce costs and conserve its cash, whilst also progressing its NI 43-101 resource statement and Preliminary Economic Assessment for its Vetas Gold project. Giles Baynham has resigned as President and Director of CB Gold, effective December 20th, 2013, and other officers and directors have accepted temporary reductions in salaries and fees of 33% to 100%, demonstrating an acknowledgement of the need for restraint at this time and assisting in the preservation of the Company's cash resources, while maintaining a focus on the long term objectives of the Company and its shareholders. The Chief Executive Officer will take on the role of President of the Company.
Fabio Capponi, CEO of CB Gold commented, "Giles has made a valuable contribution to CB Gold during his term as President. I want to thank him for his input over the past four years and wish him the best in his future endeavors."
The company also announces the issuance of up to 2,775,000 incentive stock options to various directors, advisory board members, officers, employees and key consultants. The options have been issued under the Company's existing Stock Option Plan, have an exercise price of $0.13 and are exercisable for a period of five years.
About CB Gold Inc.:
CB Gold is a mineral exploration company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. CB Gold, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Leyhat Colombia Sucursal, is actively pursuing the exploration and development of mineral properties in the Republic of Colombia. The Vetas Gold Project consists of a number of existing mines (operations currently suspended) and exploration concessions.
For more information on CB Gold please visit our web site at www.cbgoldinc.com.
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The securities of CB Gold described herein have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.
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