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Vancouver, Canada / TheNewswire / March 1, 2018 - Guyana Goldstrike Inc. (the "Company" or "Guyana Goldstrike") (TSXV: GYA, OTC: GYNAF, FSE: 1ZT) is pleased to announce that the Company has been invited to present the Marudi Gold Project at Guyana Mining Day during the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) convention and trade show in Toronto, Canada. The event has been organized by the Guyana Office For Investment - Go-invest with sponsorship by Guyana Goldfields Inc.
Guyana Goldstrike along with other Guyanese mining companies will be presenting at Guyana Mining Day, "Guyana in Focus" on Sunday 4th March 2018 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building, 255 Front Street West, Toronto in the Reception Hall 104 C & D. Registration starts at 2PM and company presentations will be held between 3-4:30PM.
The Company invites all shareholders and interested parties to visit the Reception Hall 104 C & D to meet with and speak directly with management and to gain additional insight into the Company's 2018 plans for the further development of the Marudi Gold Project.
This is also an excellent opportunity to learn more about Guyana's economic development and its investment and export strategies for the mining industry. Guyana's Minister of Finance will be presenting an "Economic overview on Guyana" and the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission will be presenting a "Spotlight on Guyana".
The Company encourages all interested parties to visit the Company's website www.guyanagoldstrike.com
The property, located in Guyana, South America, is unique in that it has a mining license in good standing, all-season road access, infrastructure in place, with an established mining camp serviced by employees, service buildings, and a full-time mining manager.
The property has three known gold bearing areas, specifically the alluvial areas, the saprorlite overburden, and the underlying hard-rock. There has been 42,000 metres of historic diamond drilling (141 holes) completed on the Project by prior operators.
The Company has recently completed a mineral resource estimate on the Mazoa Hill zone of 259,100 indicated gold ounces within 4,428,000 tonnes grading 1.80 grams/tonne (g/t) and 86,200 inferred gold ounces within 1,653,000 tonnes grading 1.60 grams/tonne (g/t).
There exists excellent exploration upside through the development of previously identified, highly-prospective mineralized targets on the Project.
For information concerning the mineral resource estimate and the Project, readers are encouraged to review "Technical Report: Marudi Property Mazoa Hill Mineral Resource Estimate", a technical report prepared for the Company by Global Mineral Resource Services and is available on the Company's website located at (http://www.guyanagoldstrike.com/images/pdf/43-101_Report_Guyana_Goldstrike_Mazoa_Hill_Zone_Jan_2018.pdf) and under the Company's profile on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).
The Republic of Guyana is located in South America between Venezuela and Suriname. The country is English speaking and under British Common Law with a democratically-elected government. It has an established mining act and a rich history of gold production. In 2016, 690,000 ounces of gold was produced by operators mining in the country. The Fraser Institute's 2016 Annual Survey of Mining listed Guyana as the third best mining jurisdiction with regards to investment attractiveness in the Latin America and Caribbean Basin sub-group. The Guiana Shield is the geographic gold-hosting region, and is world-recognized as a premier gold region that is highly prospective, under-explored and has geological continuity with West Africa.* In 2016, two mines in Guyana declared the commencement of commercial production: the Aurora deposit (Guyana Goldfields) and the Karouni deposit (Troy Resources).
* Independent Technical and Environmental Review Karouni Gold Project - Guyana, Behre Dolbear Australia Pty Ltd, April 29, 2016
Locke Goldsmith, M.Sc., P. Eng, P. Geo, Chief Geologist and Exploration Manager for the Company, is a Qualified Person in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects. Mr. Goldsmith has reviewed and approved the scientific and technical content of this news release.
GUYANA GOLDSTRIKE INC.
President and Chief Executive Officer
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