Montreal, Quebec–(Newsfile Corp. – January 10, 2017) – Cyprium Mining Corporation (TSXV: CUG) (“Cyprium” or the “Company“) announces the appointment of Mr. Patrick Tributsch as director. Mr. Tributsch is currently Executive Director for UBS Switzerland. He has studied economics and corporate finance whilst specializing in the banking industry. Mr. Tributsch started his career in the banking industry in 1993. The board of director now consists of Mr. Alain Lambert, Adrian Morger and Patrick Tributsch. Trading in the Company’s common shares on the TSX Venture Exchange have been recently halted given the fact that the Company only had two directors.