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Giga Metals Files Amended Preliminary Economic Assessment

Monday, February 22, 2021 - 11:24pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 22, 2021) - Giga Metals Corp. (TSXV: GIGA) announced today that, further to its news release dated November 20, 2020 and review by the British Columbia Securities Commission, it has filed an amended technical report for the 100% owned Turnagain Project in British Columbia, Canada.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 22, 2021) - Giga Metals Corp. (TSXV: GIGA) announced today that, further to its news release dated November 20, 2020 and review by the British Columbia Securities Commission, it has filed an amended technical report for the 100% owned Turnagain Project in British Columbia, Canada.
  • The Amended Report dated February 3, 2021 maintains the effective date of Oct 28, 2020 and can be found under the Company's profile at www.sedar.com and on the Company's web site.
  • The Amended PEA was prepared under the supervision of Hatch Ltd. of Vancouver, Canada.
  • Giga Metals Corporation is focused on metals critical to modern batteries, especially those used in Electric Vehicles and Energy Storage.

Giga Metals Stakes Exploration Permits in Brazil

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 10:15pm

Identifies New Greenfields Sediment-Hosted Copper Prospects Piaui State, Nordeste, Brazil

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 1, 2021) - Mark Jarvis, CEO of Giga Metals Corp. (TSXV: GIGA) announced today that Giga has acquired exploration permits covering significant new regional sediment-hosted copper anomalies along the southern perimeter of the Parnaba Sedimentary Basin in southern Piau State, Northeast Region, Brazil.
  • The Company has staked 24 exploration permits totaling 40,722 hectares in four properties along 80 kilometers of strike length in an area with known "Kupferschiefer-style" sediment hosted copper mineralization.
  • Giga Metals Corporation is focused on metals critical to modern batteries, especially those used in Electric Vehicles and Energy Storage.
  • Forward looking statements in this news release include the Brazil project is prospective for copper, the Company's plans to undertake exploration activities at the Brazil Project and expend funds on it.

Giga-tronics to Announce Third Quarter Results and a Conference Call on February 4, 2021

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

DUBLIN, Calif., Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB:GIGA) will release results for the third quarter ended December 26, 2020 on Thursday, February 4, 2021 after the close of trading on the OTCQB Market.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Calif., Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB:GIGA) will release results for the third quarter ended December 26, 2020 on Thursday, February 4, 2021 after the close of trading on the OTCQB Market.
  • Also on February 4, 2021, Giga-tronics will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT to discuss the results and provide an update on Company operations.
  • To participate in the call, dial: (888) 517-2470 or (630) 827-6818 and enter PIN Code 7216551#.
  • This conference call will reflect management views as of February 4, 2021 only.

Giga Metals Warrants Not Extended

Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 4:19pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 31, 2020) - Giga Metals Corporation (TSXV: GIGA) today announced that, further to the press release dated December 21, 2020, the TSX Venture Exchange did not approve the extension of 240,000 warrants with a strike price of $0.70, as requested by the Company.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 31, 2020) - Giga Metals Corporation (TSXV: GIGA) today announced that, further to the press release dated December 21, 2020, the TSX Venture Exchange did not approve the extension of 240,000 warrants with a strike price of $0.70, as requested by the Company.
  • The reason for denying the extension is that, under Policy 4.1 section 3.1(c), there is a requirement that "no Warrants of the class have been exercised within the last six months."
  • The warrants in question did not meet this condition.
  • 100% on the options will vest in the event of a change of control of the Company.

Multinational B2B Platform Giga Cloud Logistics Secures Large Investment from World Renowned Internet Company

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 6:00pm

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 24, Giga Cloud Logistics announced the completion of a new round of financing from company JD.com totaling at US $40 million.

Key Points: 
  • CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 24, Giga Cloud Logistics announced the completion of a new round of financing from company JD.com totaling at US $40 million.
  • This investment from China's largest online retailer signals a promising outlook for the future developments of Giga Cloud and is set to play a paramount role in the expansion of this fast growing trading company.
  • Giga Cloud Logistics serves as an online B2B trading platform with complete logistics services for the furniture and large home goods market in the US and key European markets.
  • Having experienced a massive surge in growth since its launch in December 2018, Giga Cloud Logistics has drawn the attention of investors and clientele alike.

Giga-tronics to Announce Second Quarter Results and a Conference Call on November 5, 2020

Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

DUBLIN, Calif., Oct. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB:GIGA) will release results for the second quarter ended September 26, 2020 on Thursday, November 5, 2020 after the close of trading on the OTCQB Market.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Calif., Oct. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB:GIGA) will release results for the second quarter ended September 26, 2020 on Thursday, November 5, 2020 after the close of trading on the OTCQB Market.
  • Also on November 5, 2020, Giga-tronics will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m.
  • ET to discuss the results and provide an update on Company operations.
  • This conference call will reflect management views as of November 5, 2020 only.

Giga-tronics Names Thomas E. Vickers to Board of Directors

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 7:11pm

DUBLIN, Calif., Sept. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB: GIGA) (the Company) today announced the appointment of Thomas E. Vickers to its Board of Directors.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Calif., Sept. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB: GIGA) (the Company) today announced the appointment of Thomas E. Vickers to its Board of Directors.
  • Mr. Vickers has more than 35 years of experience in corporate finance and operations management.
  • As we welcome Tom, we would also like to thank Jamie Weston for his service and contributions as a Giga-tronics board member.
  • Mr. Vickers replaces Jamie Weston, Managing Director of Spring Mountain who is stepping down from the board.

Giga-tronics Reports Results for First Quarter FY 2021

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 9:02pm

DUBLIN, Calif., Aug. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB: GIGA) (the Company) today reported results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 27, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Calif., Aug. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB: GIGA) (the Company) today reported results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 27, 2020.
  • The Company recorded EBITDA of $252,000 for the first quarter compared to EBITDA of $304,000 for the same quarter in fiscal 2020.
  • John Regazzi, CEO of the Company said, We are pleased to report 35% overall sequential growth over the fourth quarter and a return to profitability during our first quarter of fiscal 2021.
  • This was a solid quarter for us given the constraints presented by the COVID-19 pandemic and its significant adverse impact on our fourth quarter and full fiscal 2020 results.

Giga-tronics to Announce First Quarter Results and a Conference Call on August 6, 2020

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 3:00pm

DUBLIN, Calif., July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB:GIGA) will release results for the first quarter ended June 27, 2020 on Thursday August 6, 2020 after the close of trading on the OTCQB Market.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Calif., July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB:GIGA) will release results for the first quarter ended June 27, 2020 on Thursday August 6, 2020 after the close of trading on the OTCQB Market.
  • Also on August 6, 2020, Giga-tronics will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. EDT to discuss the results and provide an update on Company operations.
  • This conference call will reflect management views as of August 6, 2020 only.
  • Headquartered in Dublin, California, Giga-tronics is a publicly held company, traded on the OTCQB Market under the symbol GIGA.

Giga-tronics Names Lutz P. Henckels Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 5:08pm

DUBLIN, Calif., July 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB: GIGA) (the Company) today announced that its Board Of Directors has appointed Lutz P. Henckels Chief Operating Officer.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Calif., July 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics Incorporated (OTCQB: GIGA) (the Company) today announced that its Board Of Directors has appointed Lutz P. Henckels Chief Operating Officer.
  • With this new appointment, Dr. Henckels now serves as the Companys Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer.
  • Dr. Henckels has more than 40 years experience in corporate leadership roles, and has previously served as Chief Executive Officer of public and private technology companies, including HiQ Solar, SyntheSys Research (acquired by Tektronix/Danaher), LeCroy Corporation and HHB Systems.
  • He was the founder of HBB Systems, an electronic design automation company, and took that company public with its listing on Nasdaq.