Centerra Gold Inc.

Centerra Gold Inc.

December 09, 2011 11:17 ET

Centerra Gold, Bruce Walter Acting Chair of Board

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 9, 2011) - Centerra Gold Inc. (TSX:CG) announces today that Mr. Patrick James, Chair of the Board of Directors, has requested to take a leave of absence for family medical reasons.

Mr. Bruce Walter, Vice-Chair, will act as Chair of Centerra's Board of Directors in the interim.

About Centerra

Centerra is a gold mining company focused on operating, developing, exploring and acquiring gold properties primarily in Asia, the former Soviet Union and other emerging markets worldwide. Centerra is a leading North American-based gold producer and is the largest Western-based gold producer in Central Asia. Centerra's shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbol CG. The Company is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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  • Centerra Gold Inc.
    John W. Pearson
    Vice President, Investor Relations