Eco Oro Announces Postponement of Special Meeting and Annual General and Special Meeting

VANCOUVER, July 17, 2017  /CNW/ - Eco Oro Minerals Corp. ("Eco Oro" or the "Company") (TSX: EOM) announced today that its special meeting of shareholders (the "Special Meeting") and its annual general and special meeting of shareholders (the "AGSM"), both of which were originally scheduled to be held on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, have been postponed and rescheduled to be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. (Vancouver time) at the offices of Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP, 1800-510 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6B 0M3. The Board of Directors determined that it would be in the best interests of the Company to postpone the Special Meeting and the AGSM for a variety of reasons and will provide shareholders with another update as soon as it is available.

Company Profile

Eco Oro Minerals Corp. is a publicly-traded precious metals exploration and development company with a portfolio of projects in Colombia. Eco Oro has been focused on its wholly-owned, multi-million ounce Angostura gold-silver deposit, located in northeastern Colombia.

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SOURCE Eco Oro Minerals Corp.

For further information: please visit the Company's website at www.eco-oro.com or contact: Mark Moseley-Williams, President and Chief Executive Officer, Tel: +1 604 682 8212, TF: + 1 855 682 8212; Shareholders Please Contact: D.F. King, North American Toll Free Number: 1-800-240-2133, Outside North America, Banks, Brokers and Collect Calls: 1-201-806-7301, Email: inquiries@dfking.com; Members of the Media Only: Riyaz Lalani, Bayfield Strategy, Inc., rlalani@bayfieldstrategy.com

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