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First Point Minerals and Cliffs Extend Option Agreement Deadline by 30 Days

Vancouver, August 6, 2013 — First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX-TSX) (“First Point” or the “Company”) wishes to announce that by mutual agreement of the parties, First Point and Cliffs Natural Resources Exploration Canada, an affiliate of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) (“Cliffs”), have extended by 30 days, to September 5, 2013, the deadline by which Cliffs can make its election to self-fund the Pre-feasibility Study phase of the Decar project, under the terms of the existing option agreement between the Company and Cliffs.

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First Point Minerals Announces Annual General Meeting Results

Vancouver, July 29, 2013 — First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX-TSX) (“First Point” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that all of the nominees listed in its information circular dated June 26, 2013 were elected as directors of First Point at the Company’s annual general and special meeting of shareholders held in Vancouver on Thursday, July 25, 2013 (the “Meeting”).

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First Point Minerals Provides Exploration Update on its 100%-Owned Nickel-Iron Alloy Properties in British Columbia and Yukon

Vancouver, June 26, 2013 — First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX-TSX) (“First Point” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that field exploration has begun at its 100%-owned Mich nickel-iron alloy property in the Yukon. The Company’s overall 2013 exploration program is budgeted at $1 million and will also include exploration work at the 100%-held Orca and Wale properties in northern British Columbia, as well as continued reconnaissance exploration globally for new nickel-iron alloy targets.

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First Point Minerals Provides Metallurgical Update for Wale Property in Northern British Columbia

Vancouver, May 15, 2013 — First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX-TSX) (“First Point” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update on metallurgical testing of material from its 100%-owned Wale nickel-iron alloy property in northern British Columbia.

The Wale property is located 45 km east of Dease Lake (a town on BC Highway 37 between Stewart and Cassiar) and covers an area of 119 square kilometres in the Stikine Ranges of northern B.C. Access to the property is by helicopter, directly from Dease Lake, and by a rough mining road and trails using all-wheel drive, heavy duty utility vehicles, which service the nearby jade and placer gold mining operations active in the area.

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First Point Minerals Files NI 43-101 Compliant Preliminary Economic Assessment for Decar Nickel Project in British Columbia

Vancouver, May 7, 2013 — First Point Minerals Corp. (FPX-TSX) (“First Point” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that it has filed on SEDAR ( www.sedar.com) the NI 43-101 compliant Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) for the Decar nickel project in central British Columbia, prepared by Tetra Tech and dated March 22, 2013. The technical report is also available on the Company’s website at www.firstpointminerals.com.

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