Newmont Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

02/02/2005

DENVER, February 2, 2005 – The Board of Directors of Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) today declared a regular uarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, payable March 24, 2005 to holders of record at the close of business on March 3, 2005. In addition, Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada Limited (TSX: NMC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of Cdn $0.1241 share on its exchangeable shares, payable on March 24, 2005 to holders of record at the close of business on March 3, 2005.

Investor Contacts:
Randy Engel, (303) 837-6033, randy.engel@newmont.com
Wendy Yang, (303) 837-6141, wendy.yang@newmont.com
Jennifer Van Dinter, (303) 837-5165, jennifer.vandinter@newmont.com

Media Contacts:
Doug Hock, (303) 837-5812, doug.hock@newmont.com