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Archived market releases

2012 Market releases

Production suspension at Lihir

28 August 2012

Production at the Lihir mine is currently being impacted due to LMALA, the Lihir Mining Area Landowners Association, requiring that mine production be suspended until a dispute has been resolved.

Guidance Update

24 April 2012

Newcrest's Board and Management recently undertook its annual strategy review which comprises a comprehensive review of industry conditions, business objectives, key strategies and operating performance.

Board Appointment

08 February 2012

The Board of Newcrest Mining Limited is pleased to advise that Mr Gerard Bond, the Company’s Finance Director and Chief Financial Officer, has today been appointed as an Executive Director

2011 Market releases

Newcrest Production and Project Update

19 December 2011

Newcrest Mining has reduced its financial year 2011/12 gold production guidance to 2.430 – 2.550 million ounces due to continuing production disruptions at Cadia Valley and Lihir, and lower feed grades and recoveries at Telfer.

Helicopter Accident in Indonesia - Update

04 August 2011

PT Nusa Halmahera Minerals (PTNHM) has been advised by Indonesian authorities that the Indonesian national who was critically injured in the helicopter accident and who was transferred to a local hospital today has died.

Helicopter Accident in Indonesia

04 August 2011

A helicopter operated by PT Nyaman Air, chartered by PT Nusa Halmahera Minerals, a joint venture between Newcrest Mining and PT Aneka Tambang, has crashed near Manado.

Newcrest CEO Succession

30 June 2011

As previously announced on 11 February 2011, the Board of Newcrest Mining advises that the Chief Executive Officer succession will be effective as of 1 July 2011.

Production interruption at Lihir

09 June 2011

A high voltage switchgear failure in the power station at Newcrest’s Lihir operation in Papua New Guinea has interrupted production with the processing plant currently operating at a reduced capacity.

Market Update

04 March 2011

Newcrest will be conducting investor briefings in the United Kingdom, North America and Asia during March utilising the accompanying presentation material.

Newcrest CEO Succession

11 February 2011

The Board of Newcrest announces today that Ian Smith will step down as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1st July 2011 and that Greg Robinson will succeed him.

Senior Management Appointment

04 February 2011

Newcrest Mining is pleased to announce the appointment of Brett Fletcher to the position of Executive General Manager - PNG and Indonesian Operations.

Board Appointment

01 February 2011

Newcrest Mining is pleased to announce the appointment of Lady Winifred Kamit as a new, Non-Executive Director.

2010 Market releases

Kencana Recovery Operation Successful

28 December 2010

PT Nusa Halmahera Minerals, a joint venture between Newcrest Mining Limited and PT Aneka Tambang, advises that the two mine operators isolated by a slide of mudstone in a section of the Kencana underground mine at Gosowong on the island of Halmahera in Indonesia, were reached by recovery operations yesterday evening.

Newcrest to Enter Exploration JV in Indonesia

22 November 2010

Newcrest Mining welcomes the announcement by Southern Arc Minerals on 19 November 2010 confirming that the two companies have signed a non-binding Heads of Agreement where Newcrest can earn a majority interest in Southern Arc's Taliwang project on the Island of Sumbawa in Indonesia

Newcrest to Enter Exploration JV in PNG

30 September 2010

Newcrest welcomes today's announcement by Triple Plate Junction confirming that the two companies have signed a Heads of Agreement where Newcrest can earn a majority interest in the Manus Island Joint Venture in Papua New Guinea

2009 Market releases

Telfer Gold Mine - Operations Resume

23 December 2009

Newcrest Mining Limited advises that production has resumed this morning at its Telfer gold mine in Western Australia following a precautionary shut down in response to severe weather associated with Tropical Cyclone Laurence

New Senior Appointment at Newcrest

08 October 2009

Newcrest Mining Limited announced today that it has appointed Stephen Creese, currently Managing Director, Rio Tinto Australia, as General Counsel and Company Secretary

2008 Market releases

Board Appointment

24 November 2008

Newcrest Mining is pleased to announce that it has invited Mr Vince Gauci to join the Newcrest Board as a Non Executive Director

Papua New Guinea Gold Joint Venture commences

08 August 2008

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited and Newcrest Mining Limited announced today that Newcrest has now acquired its initial 30.01% interest in the joint venture holding exploration and mining assets in the Morobe province of Papua New Guinea

Newcrest to retain its interest in Cracow

04 July 2008

Newcrest Mining Limited has been advised by Beadell Resources Limited that the equity raising undertaken by Beadell to fund the proposed acquisition of Newcrest's 70% interest in Cracow has been unsuccessful due to recent difficult market conditions.

Board Appointment

13 February 2008

Newcrest Mining Limited is pleased to announce that it has today appointed Mr Richard (Dick) Knight as a Non-Executive Director of the Company, with immediate effect