Fission Appoints Darian Yip to the Board

KELOWNA, British Columbia, Sept. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FISSION URANIUM CORP. (“Fission” or “the Company”) (TSX:FCU) (OTCQX:FCUUF) (FRANKFURT:2FU) is pleased to announce that Mr. Darian Yip has been appointed to the Board of Directors.  Mr. Yip has over 18 years of experience in the financial services industry and has been focused on the metals and mining sector for the past 13 years. In 2014, he co-founded and was a partner and Managing Director for a Canadian, publicly-listed investment bank’s operations in Asia and was responsible for setting up their Beijing and Hong Kong offices. Prior to this, he assisted another Canadian investment bank in growing their Asian mining franchise. For the past 8 years Mr. Yip has focused on cross-border transactions between Chinese and Canadian companies in the natural resources sector. 

Dev Randhawa, Chairman and CEO, for Fission Uranium, commented,

“Mr. Yip brings with him valuable relationships with the investment community in Hong Kong and China. His assistance was crucial to secure the funding with CGN of C$82M at C$0.85 and he will be a great asset to Fission.  We look forward to working with Mr. Yip as we advance the PLS project towards feasibility.”

About Fission Uranium Corp.

Fission Uranium Corp. is a Canadian based resource company specializing in the strategic exploration and development of the Patterson Lake South uranium property - host to the class-leading Triple R uranium deposit - and is headquartered in Kelowna, British Columbia.  Fission’s common shares are listed on the TSX Exchange under the symbol "FCU" and trade on the OTCQX marketplace in the U.S. under the symbol "FCUUF."

               
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD             Investor Relations
               
"Dev Randhawa"             TF: 877-868-8140
              ir@fissionuranium.com
Dev Randhawa, Chairman and CEO
             www.fissionuranium.com
               

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