VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 14, 2016) - China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. (TSX:CGG)(HKSE:2099) (the "Company" or "China Gold International Resources") is pleased to announce that Standard & Poor's Ratings Services ("S&P") has reaffirmed the Company's BBB- long-term corporate credit rating. This is a reflection of the Company's good track record of mining operations and profitability and strong support from the controlling shareholder, China National Gold Group, as well. The rating provides the Company with continuous access to a wide range of low cost funding opportunities and will facilitate and further enhance its already successful track record in the financial markets.
Bing Liu, the Chief Executive Officer of the Company stated "We take great pride in this achievement, and we will continue to work hard to maintain our long-term corporate rating which affords us continued, high quality financing opportunities in the global market and reduced financing costs."
About China Gold International Resources
China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. is based in Vancouver, BC, Canada and operates both profitable and growing mines, the CSH Gold Mine in Inner Mongolia, and the Jiama Copper-Gold Polymetallic Mine in Tibet Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. The Company's objective is to continue to build shareholder value by growing production at its current mining operations, expanding its resource base, and aggressively acquiring and developing new projects internationally. The Company is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CGG) and the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (HKSE:2099).
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