Centerra Gold Inc.

Centerra Gold Inc.

February 16, 2012 12:43 ET

Centerra Gold Kumtor Workers Returning to Work

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 16, 2012) - Centerra Gold Inc. (TSX:CG) announced today that an agreement has been reached with the Kumtor Trade Union and that the unionized employees at Kumtor are returning to work, following a dispute regarding social fund deductions. The expected cost of the settlement for 2012 is approximately $4 million.

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Centerra Gold Inc. 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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