Vancouver, British Columbia – August 17, 2017 – Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero,” the “Company”) (TSX- V:BAT) (Frankfurt:68B) (Pinksheets:BELDF) is pleased to report results from 51 holes drilled at the Company’s 100% owned Batero-Quinchia project (the “Project”), located in Risaralda, Colombia. These 51 holes represent the conclusion of the Company’s most recent infill drill program.

The infill drilling program was designed to increase confidence in, and define the depth of, the oxide and transition zones of the Batero-Quinchia deposit and provide additional confidence in the La Cumbre, Mandeval and La Lengüita targets.

Infill drill results, auger and channel sample results at the Project continue to provide gold grades in excess of 1.0 g/t gold at or near surface. The 2016/17 drill program consisted of 51 holes over 6,008 metres and 657 auger and channel samples (See Figure 1).

Drill Hole Highlights:

  • DDH-ZO-011: From 4.5 to 111.4 meters (end of hole) 106.9 metres grading 1.47 g/t gold.
  • DDH-ZO-047: From 3 to 170 meters 167 metres grading 1.01 g/t gold
  • DDH-ZO-048: From 3.5 to 230 meters 226.5 metres grading 1.0 g/

Vancouver, British Columbia – August 16, 2017 – Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero,” the “Company”) (TSX- V:BAT) (Frankfurt:68B) (Pinksheets:BELDF) is pleased to announce the grant of 1,500,000 stock options (“Options”) to purchase common shares (“Shares”) to Gonzalo de Losada, President and CEO of Batero. All of the Options granted will vest immediately and have an exercise price of $0.20 per Share for a term of up to 5:00 p.m. Vancouver Time on the 15th day of August, 2022. The Options will expire 90 days after Mr. de Losada ceases to be employed by, or provide services to, the Company.

The Company announces that Mr. Alvaro Espinoza has resigned as Executive Vice President of the Company. The Company would like to thank Mr. Espinoza for his dedication, hard work and support.


VANCOUVER, British Columbia – June 23, 2017 –Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero” or the “Company”) announces that Mr. Felipe Ferraro has resigned as Chief Executive Officer and President and as a director of the Company effective June 22, 2017. Mr. Gonzalo de Losada will succeed Mr. Ferraro as Chief Executive Officer and President, and will join Batero’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) effective June 22, 2017.


VANCOUVER, British Columbia – November 3, 2016 –Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has closed the previously announced transaction involving the sale of all of its shareholdings of CB Gold Inc. to Red Eagle Mining Corporation (“Red Eagle”) in exchange for 7,428,126 common shares of Red Eagle (the “Red Eagle Shares”). Following closing of the transaction with Red Eagle, Batero sold the Red Eagle Shares for cash consideration of approximately Cdn.$7,056,000.


VANCOUVER British Columbia - November 2 2016 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding agreement with Red Eagle Mining Corporation ("Red Eagle") an arms length party pursuant to which the Company will sell to Red Eagle all of its shareholdings of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") with its head office at Suite 2348-666 Burrard Street Vancouver BC V6C 2X8 being 83020237 common shares of CB Gold (the "CB Shares") which is approximately 23% of the current issued and outstanding common shares of CB Gold at a deemed price of C$0.085 per CB Share. As consideration for the CB Shares Red Eagle will issue to Batero 7428126 common shares of Red Eagle. The settlement of the transaction is anticipated to occur on November 2 2016.

 


Vancouver, British Columbia – March 16, 2016 – Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce the grant of 6,500,000 stock options (“Options”) to purchase common shares (“Shares”) to directors and officers of the Company. All of the Options granted will vest immediately and have an exercise price of $0.20 per Share for a term of five years.


Vancouver British Columbia - March 8 2016 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" "the Company") [TSX-V:BAT] is pleased to report results from the holes drilled at the La Cumbre deposit ("La Cumbre") at the Company¬タルs 100% owned Batero-Quinchia project ("the Project") located in Risaralda Colombia. These 11 holes represent 36 % of the Company - planned 2015/2016 infill drill program.

 


Toronto Ontario December 1 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that Juan David Uribe has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Uribe is currently a director of Batero Gold Corp. Additionally the board of directors has appointed Alvaro Espinoza as Executive Vice President of Batero Gold Corp. Both appointments take effect immediately.


Toronto Ontario November 5 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired 13082211 common shares ("Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") at a price of $0.06 per share by way of private placement (the "Private Placement").  


VANCOUVER BRITISH COLUMBIA - October 15 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Felipe Ferraro as President and CEO of the Company.  Mr. Ferraro replaces Dr. Roger Moss effective immediately.  The Company would like to thank Dr. Moss for the leadership he provided as President and CEO and is pleased to confirm that Dr. Moss will continue with the Company in the role of technical advisor and consultant. 


Toronto Ontario October 7 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today ownership of 51633677 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. (the "CB Gold") which were tendered to its take-over bid and 174000 CBJ Common Shares on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange on September 14 2015 representing in aggregate 29% of the issued and outstanding CBJ Common Shares.


TORONTO ONTARIO--(Oct. 6 2015) - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:BAT) is pleased to announce that it has taken-up all the common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") that were validly deposited to its offer to acquire all CBJ Common Shares (the "Batero Offer") as at 4:00 p.m. yesterday the expiry time of the Batero Offer. As of today Batero owns 69934026 CBJ Common Shares representing approximately 39% of all of the outstanding CBJ Common Shares. The Batero Offer was not extended and therefore has expired.


Toronto Ontario September 23 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has waived the minimum tender condition of its offer (the "Batero Offer") to acquire all of the outstanding common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") so that Batero will take-up and pay any and all CBJ Common Shares deposited under the Batero Offer as at 4:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on October 5 2015 the new expiry time of the Batero Offer (the "Expiry Time"). 


Toronto Ontario September 18 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has extended its offer (the "Batero Offer") to acquire all of the outstanding common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") until 11:59 p.m. (Vancouver time) on September 28 2015 (the "Expiry Time").


Toronto Ontario September 15 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero") would like to thank CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") shareholders for their support throughout the bid process. We have responded to your interest in a higher bid with additional consideration and a cash or shares alternative (the "Batero Offer"). There is still time left to tender to the Batero Offer despite Red Eagle Mining Corporation's ("Red Eagle") tactics. Batero's offer continues to deliver more value than Red Eagle's. The Batero Offer remains open until 11:59 p.m. (Vancouver time) on Friday September 18 2015.


Toronto Ontario September 14 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today 174000 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold") on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange.   In accordance with securities laws Batero had previously disclosed in its take-over bid circular in respect of its offer (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding Common Shares of CB Gold that the Company may effect market purchases of CBJ Common Shares during the period of the Offer.


Toronto Ontario September 11 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that today the British Columbia Securities Commission (the "Commission") issued its order ("Order") dismissing allegations made by Red Eagle Mining Corporation ("Red Eagle") in connection with Batero's higher take-over bid (the "Batero Offer") for all issued and outstanding common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold"). 

 


Toronto Ontario September 11 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired on September 10 2015 ownership of 345349 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold") on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange at a price of $0.055 per CBJ Common Share representing 0.19% of the issued and outstanding CBJ Common Shares. Of this amount 226000 shares were purchased through the facilities of the TSX Venture Exchange which shares increased Batero's holdings to over 10% of the issued and outstanding CBJ Common Shares.


Toronto Ontario September 8 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce further to its press releases on September 4 2015 and September 8 2015 a  notice of variation and extension (the "Notice") outlining a significant increase to its previous offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") to $0.06 per CBJ Common Share (the "Batero Offer") is being mailed to shareholders of CB Gold. In addition Batero has extended the Batero Offer until 11:59 p.m. on September 18 2015. CB Gold's board of directors unanimously supports the Batero Offer and unanimously recommends that CB Gold shareholders tender to the Batero Offer. Batero is also pleased to announce that it has acquired today 1537000 CBJ Common Shares on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange.  


Toronto Ontario September 8 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce the entering into of a letter of intent with a titleholder in respect of a property that would greatly enhance and complement the properties comprising the CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") portfolio in the Vetas district of Santander. In addition Batero reconfirms its superior and supported offer of $0.06 per CB Gold common share (a "CBJ Common Share") which is payable at the election of CB Gold shareholders either in cash or Batero shares (the "Batero Offer"). The Batero Offer represents a substantial 23% premium to the hostile Red Eagle Mining Corporation ("Red Eagle") offer (the "Red Eagle Offer") based on September 4 2015 closing prices.  The value of the Batero Offer represents a 71% premium to the closing price of CBJ Common Shares on July 23 2015 the day before the announcement of Batero's initial offer.


Toronto Ontario September 4 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today 771000 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold") on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange.   In accordance with securities laws Batero had previously disclosed in its take-over bid circular in respect of its offer (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding Common Shares of CB Gold that the Company may effect market purchases of CBJ Common Shares during the period of the Offer.


Toronto Ontario September 4 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce a significant increase to its previous offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") to C$0.06 per CBJ Common Share (the "Amended Batero Offer"). Batero and CB Gold have entered into an amended support agreement to reflect the Amended Batero Offer. CB Gold's board of directors unanimously supports the Amended Batero Offer and unanimously recommends that CB Gold shareholders tender to the Amended Batero Offer.


Toronto Ontario September 1 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today 1000 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold") on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange.   In accordance with securities laws Batero had previously disclosed in its take-over bid circular in respect of its offer (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding Common Shares of CB Gold that the Company may effect market purchases of CBJ Common Shares during the period of the Offer.


Toronto Ontario August 27 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today 375000 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold") on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange.   In accordance with securities laws Batero had previously disclosed in its take-over bid circular in respect of its offer (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding Common Shares of CB Gold that the Company may effect market purchases of CBJ Common Shares during the period of the Offer.


Toronto Ontario August 25 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today 800000 common shares (the "CBJ Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold") on certain published markets including the TSX Venture Exchange.   In accordance with securities laws Batero had previously disclosed in its take-over bid circular in respect of its offer (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding Common Shares of CB Gold that the Company may effect market purchases of CBJ Common Shares during the period of the Offer. 


Toronto Ontario August 25 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero") (TSX-V: BAT) reaffirms the superiority of its offer (the "Batero Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares (the "CBJ Shares") of CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold").  Batero encourages shareholders of CB Gold (the "CBJ Shareholders") to deposit their CBJ Shares to the superior Batero Offer and to withdraw any CBJ Shares they may have deposited to the hostile inferior offer (the "Red Eagle Offer") made by Red Eagle Mining Corporation ("Red Eagle") as soon as possible and prior to August 31 2015 the expiry date of the Red Eagle Offer.  


Toronto, Ontario, August 21, 2015 Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce that it has acquired today through the facilities of the TSX Venture Exchange (the "TSXV") 1,359,000 common shares (the "Common Shares") of CB Gold (the "CB Gold"). In accordance with securities laws, Batero had previously disclosed in its take-over bid circular in respect of its offer (the "Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding Common Shares of CB Gold, that the Company may acquire CBJ Common Shares through the facilities of the TSXV during the period of the Offer.

 


Toronto, Ontario and Vancouver, British Colombia, August 11, 2015 Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero") (TSX-V: BAT) and CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold") (TSX-V: CBJ) are pleased to announce that Batero formally commenced its takeover bid (the "Batero Offer") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of CB Gold (the "CBJ Common Shares") in exchange for cash plus common shares of Batero.  Under the terms of the Batero Offer, each CBJ Common Share will be exchanged for 0.3056 of a Batero common share (each whole share, a "Batero Common Share") plus $0.0275 in cash. The Batero Offer will remain open until 5:00 p.m. (Vancouver time) on September 16, 2015 ("Expiry Time"), unless withdrawn or extended.

The Batero Offer provides cash and superior value to CB Gold shareholders ("CB Gold Shareholders"), when compared to the hostile offer from Red Eagle Mining Corp. ("Red Eagle"). 


 VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--July 24, 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. ("Batero" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:BAT) is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a support agreement (the "Support Agreement") with CB Gold Inc. ("CB Gold"), pursuant to which Batero has agreed, subject to the terms and conditions of the Support Agreement, to make an offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of CB Gold in exchange for 0.3056 of a Batero share and C$0.0275 in cash for each share of CB Gold by way of a take-over bid (the "Offer").


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – July 9, 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero”, or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce  results from the oxide sampling program at its 100% owned Batero-Quinchia Project in the Department of Risaralda, Colombia. The latest auger sampling results show values up to 2.64 grams per tonne gold from the La Cumbre area, with 27 of the 67 samples (40%) having values greater than 0.75 grams per tonne gold and 14 samples (21%) having values greater than 1 gram per tonne gold. Batero has also begun work on a Work and Investment Plan (PTO) for the La Cumbre oxide deposit.


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – May 6, 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero”, or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce the latest results from the oxide sampling program at its 100% owned Batero-Quinchia Project in the Department of Riseralda, Colombia. The latest auger sampling results show values up to 1.86 g/t Au from the Dos Quebradas area, with 32 of 116 total samples having values greater than 0.7 g/t Au.


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – March 1, 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero”, or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to provide an exploration update for the La Cumbre deposit and surrounding areas at the 100% owned Batero-Quinchia project, Risaralda, Colombia. The Company continues to advance the project with ongoing auger sampling of the saprolite hosted gold mineralization in recently identified extensions of the oxide zone where values up to 1.44 grams per tonne gold were obtained (see news release dated January 28, 2015). The company expects to complete the sampling of the oxide zone during the second quarter of 2015. 


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – January 28, 2015 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero”, or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to provide results of a study of the oxide mineralization of the La Cumbre deposit and surrounding areas at the Batero-Quinchia project, Risaralda, Colombia. The study included mapping potential extensions of the oxide, sampling the oxide where exposed in new areas and auger sampling of the saprolite hosted oxide mineralization below overburden and a barren ash layer. The sampling was undertaken both within the area of the current resource, to further define higher grade areas, as well as outside the resource area to check for additional oxide mineralization. Results of 102 samples indicate values up to 1.46 g/t gold in channel samples and up to 2.03 g/t gold in auger samples of the oxide layer.


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – December 18, 2014 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero”, or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to provide an update regarding developments at the 100 % owned Batero-Quinchía deposit in Risaralda, Colombia.


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – June 3, 2014 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero”, or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to provide an update regarding future developments, exploration, cost reduction initiatives and acquisition strategies by the company.  Batero continues to aggressively reduce the burn rate of the company and past initiatives including reduction of staff, reduction of office space and additional cost saving programs continue to show success.  The strategy during 2014 is to preserve capital while evaluating acquisition opportunities focused on near term production.

 


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – April 8, 2014 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero”, or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce engagement, through its fully owned Colombian subsidiary Minera Quinchía S.A.S., in a community shared value program in alliance with the Government of Canada and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) for the area of influence of Batero’s exploration activities.

 


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – March 26, 2014 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero,” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Roger Moss as President and CEO of the Company.  Dr. Moss replaces Mr. Juan David Uribe, formerly interim President and CEO, effective March 24, 2014.  The Company would like to thank Mr. Uribe for the extensive time and valuable leadership he provided as interim President and CEO during the transition period, and is pleased to confirm that Mr. Uribe will remain a Director of the Company. 


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – January 3, 2014 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero,” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce certain changes in management with the appointment of Mr. Juan David Uribe as Interim President and CEO and the appointment of Mr. Jorge Torres as Chief Financial Officer. The management changes are effective January 2nd 2014. Mr. Juan David Uribe is currently a director of Batero Gold and one of the founding shareholders of the Company.  Mr. Uribe is a Senior Partner of the law firm of Uribe Trías Valencia S.A.S., practicing mainly in the natural resource and corporate law sectors in Latin America.  Previously, Mr. Uribe served as Corporate Counsel for TVX Colombia, Newcrest, Philips Corporation, Hewlett Packard Company and Agilent Technologies, among other multinational corporations with a presence in Colombia.  For more than ten years, Mr. Uribe was an executive in the Colombian Financial sector working as a Board Member of QBE Insurance Company, Senior Credit VP of Banco Latino, Colombia, and as National Credit Manager of Caja de Credito Agrario Industrial y Minero, among others.


Vancouver B.C. December 18, 2013 - Batero Gold Corp. (Batero, or the Company) (TSX-V: BAT) has filed the complete National Instrument 43-101 technical report pertaining to the updated mineral resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for the Batero-Quinchia gold deposit on its 100-per-cent-owned gold project located in Risaralda, Colombia. The technical report is available on SEDAR and Batero Gold’s website. For detailed results please see the Batero Gold Corp. news release dated November 4, 2013.


Vancouver B.C. November 7, 2013 - Batero Gold Corp. (“Batero,” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to announce a change in directors.  Mr. Ernesto Bendezú Flores has resigned from the board of directors and Mr. Felipe Ferraro has been appointed as a new director. 

 


VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – January 13, 2012 - Batero Gold Corp. (TSX-V: BAT) is pleased to report the final drill results from its recently completed 55,755 metre 2011 diamond drill program on the company's 100-per-cent-owned Batero-Quinchia project in Risaralda, Colombia.