Taipan Announces Closing Of Private Placement

11/10/2016

Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – November 10, 2016) – Taipan Resources Inc. (TSXV: TPN) (“Taipan” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company has closed the non-brokered private placement offering (the “Private Placement”) announced on November 1, 2016.

The Private Placement closed at total $400,000 or 8,000,000 units (“Units”) at a price of $0.05 per Unit.

Each Unit will be comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each full warrant gives the holder the right to purchase one additional common share of Taipan at an exercise price of $0.10 for two years following the closing of the Private Placement. There were no finders’ fees paid in connection with the Private Placement. All securities issued pursuant to the Private Placement will be subject to a statutory four-month hold period.

Insiders of the Company subscribed for 7,100,000 Units of the Offering. The insider private placements are exempt from the valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 (“MI 61-101”) by virtue of the exemptions contain in section 5.5(b) and 5.7(1) (b) of MI 61-101.

Taipan has a 25% working interest in in fifty seven (57) oil and gas leases in the bifurcated Texas Panhandle, and the proceeds will be used toward ongoing operational expenses, purchasing additional leases in the area and for general corporate purposes.

About Taipan
Taipan Resources Inc. is in the business of consolidating producing oil and gas asset blocks in stablehydro carbon producing regions. Taipan has a 25% working interest in 57 oil and gas leases owned by Ponderosa Engergy, LLC. These leases cover 7,314 acres, and are located in the bifurcated Texas Panhandle. Through its subsidiary “Lion Petroleum Corp.”, Taipan also has a 20% non-operated interest in Block 1 and a 100% operated-interest in Block 2B onshore Kenya.

Contact Information:
Joel Dumaresq
CEO and Director
Taipan Resources Inc.
(604) 336 3193
jdumaresq@taipanresources.com
www.taipanresources.com

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