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Mr. Xin Song, CEO of China Gold International Resources, receives prestigious recognition by China Non-Ferrous Metals Industry Association

December 21, 2012

VANCOUVER, Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – China Gold International Resources
Corp. Ltd. (TSX: CGG); (HKEx: 2099) is pleased to announce that on
December 12, 2012, Mr. Xin Song, the Company’s CEO, was awarded as one
of the “Influential Figures of Chinese Non-ferrous Metals Industry in
2012″ by China Non-ferrous Metals Industry Association, the most
influential national non-profit organization in the PRC which
represents the interests of non-ferrous industry players.

The award recognizes Mr. Song’s achievements in the reorganization of
resources, international strategy, market development, technological
innovation and fulfilling corporate social responsibilities since he
became the CEO of China Gold International Resources in 2009.

About China Gold International Resources

China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd. is based in Vancouver, BC,
Canada and operates both the CSH Gold Mine in Inner Mongolia, and the
Jiama Copper-Polymetallic Mine in Tibet Autonomous Region of China.
CGG’s objective is to continue to build shareholder value by growing
production at its current mining operations, expanding its resource
base, and aggressively acquiring and developing new projects
internationally. The Company is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange
(TSX: CGG) and the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
Limited (HKEx: 2099).

About China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association

China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association (“CNIA”) is a national,
non-profit industrial management organization formed by enterprises,
institutional establishments, social groups, organizations and
individuals in China’s nonferrous metals industry. CNIA establishes and
improves the self-disciplinary mechanism of the industry, advises the
Government and actively brings into display its role in bridging and
linking the Government and the enterprises, and promotes the positive
development of the non-ferrous metals industry of China. The
Association issues regular industry updates and analyses, setting
standards for industry players to reference and follow.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain information regarding China Gold International Resources
contained herein may constitute forward-looking statements within the
meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements may
include estimates, plans, expectations, opinions, forecasts,
projections, guidance or other statements that are not statements of
fact. Although China Gold International Resources believes that the
expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are
reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove
to have been correct. China Gold International Resources cautions that
actual performance will be affected by a number of factors, most of
which are beyond its control, and that future events and results may
vary substantially from what China Gold International Resources
currently foresees. Factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from those in forward-looking statements include market
prices, exploitation and exploration results, continued availability of
capital and financing and general economic, market or business
conditions. The forward-looking statements are expressly qualified in
their entirety by this cautionary statement. The information contained
herein is stated as of the current date and subject to change after
that date.

SOURCE China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd.

Source: PR Newswire