Lihir Gold Limited

Lihir Gold Limited

March 13, 2009 07:00 ET

LGL (Lihir Gold Limited) Gives Notice Under Section 708A(5)(e) of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)

PORT MORESBY, PAPUA NEW GUINEA--(Marketwire - March 13, 2009) - Lihir Gold Ltd (TSX:LGG)(ASX:LGL)(NASDAQ:LIHR) ("LGL") gives notice under section 708A(5)(e) of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (Corporations Act) that:

1. LGL has today issued 171,666,667 fully paid ordinary shares (Shares) at a price of A$3.00 per Share under a placement without disclosure to investors under Part 60.2 of the Corporations Act.

2. As at today's date:

(a) LGL has complied with the provisions of Chapter 2M of the Corporations Act as they apply to LGL;

(b) LGL has complied with section 674 of the Corporations Act; and

(c) there is no "excluded information" within the meaning of sections 708A(7) and 708A(8) of the Corporations Act which is required to be disclosed under section 708A(6)(e) of the Corporations Act.

Contact Information

  • Lihir Gold Ltd (Brisbane)
    Joe Dowling
    GM Corporate Affairs
    Mobile: 0421 587 755
    Lihir Gold Ltd (Toronto)
    Greg W Taylor
    (905) 337-7673 or Mobile: (416) 605-5120