Gentor Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : GNT

Gentor Resources Inc.

June 06, 2016 22:53 ET

Gentor Provides Corporate Update

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 6, 2016) - Gentor Resources Inc. ("Gentor" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:GNT) announces that it has called an annual and special meeting of shareholders of the Company (the "Meeting") to be held on June 29, 2016. At the Meeting, shareholders of the Company will be asked to consider and, if thought advisable, to authorize by means of a special resolution, the consolidation of the issued and outstanding common shares of the Company (the "Common Shares") by changing each ten (10) Common Shares, or such lesser amount as the board of directors of the Company (the "Board") may determine in its sole discretion, into one (1) Common Share (the "Share Consolidation").

The Board has determined that it would be in the best interests of the Company to carry out the Share Consolidation in order to assist in attracting additional capital for the Company. In the event that shareholders pass the said special resolution at the Meeting to consolidate the Common Shares and the Board determines to implement the Share Consolidation on a one (1) for ten (10) basis, the presently issued and outstanding 95,253,840 Common Shares will be consolidated into approximately 9,525,384 Common Shares, subject to the rounding of fractional shares pursuant to the Share Consolidation. If the Board determines to consolidate the Common Shares on a lesser basis, more Common Shares will remain outstanding following the Share Consolidation. The Company's name will not be changed in conjunction with the Share Consolidation. Shareholder approval and the acceptance of the TSX Venture Exchange are required in order to carry out the Share Consolidation.

About Gentor

Gentor is a mineral exploration company with copper exploration properties in Turkey. The Company's strategy is to create shareholder value by developing highly prospective mineral properties around the globe, with current focus in Turkey.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

For further information, please visit our website at www.gentorresources.com.

Contact Information

  • Gentor Resources Inc.
    Arnold T. Kondrat
    President and CEO
    + 1 (416) 366 2221
    + 1 (800) 714 7938