VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - December 10, 2015) - Astur Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE: AST)(FRANKFURT: CDC) ("Astur Gold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the re-election of Mr. Douglas Turnbull , Dr. Ignacio García Matos, Mr. Cary Pinkowski, and Dr. Patrick Moore to the Board of Directors. The shareholders also passed all other resolutions including ordinary resolutions to: (i) appoint the auditor of the Company for the year; and (ii) approve the Company's stock option plan.

Following the shareholders meeting, the Board appointed Mr. Turnbull as President and Chief Executive Officer and Mr. DeMare as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. The Board also appointed Mr. Pinkowski, Dr. Matos and Dr. Garcia to the audit committee.


Astur Gold Corp. is developing its 100% owned Salave Gold Project in Asturias, northern Spain. Salave is one of the largest undeveloped gold deposits in Western Europe. A government decision on an Amended Environmental Impact Assessment is expected in Q4-2014 and a Feasibility Study is underway. The Company is building a partnership with the people of Asturias to generate sustainable economic benefits for the region while balancing the needs of environmental protection and social community development.

Signed "Douglas Turnbull"
Douglas Turnbull, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

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. Mineral resources that are not mineral reserves do not have demonstrated economic viability. This document contains certain forward looking statements which involve known and unknown risks, delays and uncertainties not under the Company's control which may cause actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from the results, performance or expectation implied by these forward looking statements.

Contact Information:

Vadim Dubchak
#300-1055 West Hastings Street,
Vancouver, B.C., V6E 2E9 Tel: 604-694-1600