VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – June 15, 2016) – Alexander Nubia International Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AAN) (the “Corporation” or “Alexander Nubia”) is pleased to announce that it has changed its name from Alexander Nubia International Inc. to Aton Resources Inc. The Company’s stock ticker will remain the same. The name change will become effective June 26, 2016.
“The new name — Aton Resources Inc. — emphasizes our commitment to Egypt and our business objective of executing high impact gold exploration in Egypt, with the goal of developing a mine at our flagship project at Hamama, within our Abu Marawat concession and ultimately becoming a mining house,” said Mark W. Campbell, President and Chief Executive Officer of Aton Resources Inc. Aton refers to the disk of the sun in ancient Egyptian Mythology.
About Alexander Nubia International Inc.:
Alexander Nubia (TSX VENTURE:AAN) is a focused gold exploration company, working in Egypt exploring for and developing economic gold deposits in the Central Eastern Desert of the Arabian-Nubian Shield (ANS). The Company’s 100%- owned concessions, Abu Marawat and the Fatiri, combined cover 2,772 square kilometers of underexplored ground. Evidence of gold on the concessions dates the many surface workings to pre-historic (Copper Age) and Old Kingdom (Pharaonic), through Ptolemaic and Roman and into Early Arab times and the early 20th century European period. Several historic gold mines and numerous gold showings and gossans occur within the two concessions.
The Company’s land package is located some 400 km southeast of Cairo and is enhanced by expanding infrastructure, including access to highway and railway right-of-way, a high-capacity electricity grid, and nearby major cities; Qena, on the Nile River, and Port of Safaga, on the Red Sea, only 50 km to the East.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF ALEXANDER NUBIA INTERNATIONAL INC.
Mark W. Campbell President & CEO
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