Kinross Gold Corporation

Kinross Gold Corporation

February 21, 2008 18:59 ET

Kinross Declares Dividend

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 21, 2008) - Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K)(NYSE:KGC) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a dividend of US$0.04 per common share, payable on March 31st, 2008 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 24th, 2008.

The present intention is to pay a dividend semi-annually.

This dividend qualifies as an "eligible dividend" for Canadian income tax purposes.

About Kinross Gold Corporation

Kinross is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines in the United States, Brazil, Russia and Chile, and approximately 5,000 employees worldwide. Kinross is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol:K) and the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:KGC).

Contact Information

  • Media contact:
    Kinross Gold Corporation
    Steve Mitchell, Director, Corporate Communications
    (416) 365-2726
    Investor Relations contact:
    Kinross Gold Corporation
    Erwyn Naidoo, Director, Investor Relations
    (416) 365-2744