Newmont Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

11/01/2006

DENVER, November 01, 2006 – The Board of Directors of Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, payable December 28, 2006 to holders of record at the close of business on December 7, 2006.

In addition, Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada Limited (TSX: NMC) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of Cdn $0.1132 per share on its exchangeable shares, payable on December 28, 2006 to holders of record at the close of business on December 7, 2006.

Investor Contacts:SOURCE Newmont Mining Corporation
Randy Engel
Telephone: 303.837.6033
Email: randy.engel@newmont.com

John Gaensbauer
Telephone: 303.837.5153
Email: john.gaensbauer@newmont.com

SOURCE Newmont Mining Corporation