Austral Gold Limited (“Austral”) (ASX: AGD; TSX-V: AGLD) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Republic Public Relations Pty Ltd (“Republic”) as its investor relations advisor in Australia.
Republic provides investor relations and communication services to a wide range of listed mining companies in Australia including writing and distributing ASX/news releases, managing social media campaigns, increasing investor awareness amongst the retail and institutional investment community, and serving the overall marketing requirements of its clients.
The Agreement is effective 1 April 2023 and Republic is to receive a monthly fee of A$4,800 per month. The Agreement is for an initial term of 12 months unless terminated by either party after 90 days from the date of the agreement with 30 days written notice.
Republic does not control any common shares in Austral Gold.
Austral Gold’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr Stabro Kasaneva said, “We believe that Austral has a great story to tell and we are pleased to engage Republic that has significant experience working with other public companies in the mining and resources industries and will add valuable capital markets and external communications expertise.”
Release approved by the Chief Executive Officer of Austral Gold, Stabro Kasaneva.
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Chief Financial Officer
Austral Gold Limited
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