Newmont Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

04/24/2007

DENVER, April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, payable June 29, 2007 to holders of record at the close of business on June 8, 2007.

In addition, Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada Limited (Toronto: NMC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of Cdn $0.1123 per share on its exchangeable shares, payable on June 29, 2007 to holders of record at the close of business on June 8, 2007. This dividend is designated as an "eligible dividend" for Canadian tax purposes.

CONTACT:

Investors, Randy Engel, 303.837.6033, randy.engel@newmont.com

Omar Jabara, 303.837.5114, omar.jabara@newmont.com

SOURCE Newmont Mining Corporation