Newmont Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

10/26/2005

DENVER, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- The Board of Directors of NewmontMining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of$0.10 per share, payable December 20, 2005 to holders of record at the closeof business on December 1, 2005.

In addition, Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada Limited (TSX: NMC) todaydeclared a regular quarterly dividend of Cdn $0.1170 per share on itsexchangeable shares, payable on December 20, 2005 to holders of record at theclose of business on December 1, 2005.

SOURCE Newmont Mining Corporation
10/26/2005

CONTACT: Investors, Randy Engel, +1-303-837-6033,randy.engel@newmont.com, or John Gaensbauer,
+1-303-837-5153,john.gaensbauer@newmont.com, or Media, Heatheryn Higgins, +1-303-837-5248,heatheryn.higgins@newmont.com, all of Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM NMC.)

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