Kinross Gold Corporation

Kinross Gold Corporation

April 18, 2007 11:00 ET

Media Advisory: Kinross Gold Corporation to Hold Their Annual and Special Meeting on May 2, 2007

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 18, 2007) - Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K)(NYSE:KGC) will hold their Annual and Special Meeting and conference call to discuss results for the 2006 fiscal year on Wednesday, May 2, 2007 at 9 a.m. ET. John Oliver, Chairman, Tye Burt, President and Chief Executive Officer, Thom Boehlert, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer and Tim Baker, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer will be speaking and available to answer in-person questions at the end of the meeting.

WHAT: Kinross Gold Corporation Annual and Special Meeting

WHO: John Oliver, Chairman
Tye Burt, President and CEO
Thom Boehlert, Executive Vice-President and CFO
Tim Baker, Executive Vice-President and COO

WHEN: May 2, 2007 at 9 a.m. ET

WHERE: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
North Building, Rooms 206D and 206F
255 Front Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 2W6

DIAL-IN: Call 1-416-644-3418 (Toronto) or 1-800-732-6179 (Toll Free)
to participate

Please note:

A live audio webcast (listen-only mode) of the conference call will be available at and

An archived recording of the conference will be available at 1-416-640-1917 (Toronto) or 1-877-289-8525 (Toll-free) (Passcode: 21225226#) on May 2, 2007 after 4 p.m. ET until May 16, 2007 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

About Kinross Gold Corporation

Kinross, a Canadian-based gold mining company, is the fourth largest primary gold producer in North America and has one of the largest reserve bases in the world. With nine mines and 3 projects in Canada, the United States, Brazil, Russia and Chile, Kinross employs more than 4,500 people. Kinross recently closed the acquisition of Bema Gold on February 27, 2007.

Kinross was the top performing senior gold equity for 2006 and maintains a strong balance sheet and a no gold hedging policy. Kinross is focused on a strategic objective to maximize net asset value and cash flow per share through a four-point plan built on growth from core operations; expanding capacity for the future; attracting and retaining the best people in the industry; and driving new opportunities through exploration and acquisition.

Kinross maintains listings on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol:K) and the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:KGC).

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Contact Information

  • Investor Relations Contact:
    Kinross Gold Corporation
    Erwyn Naidoo, Director, Investor Relations
    (416) 365-2744
    Kinross Gold Corporation
    Tracey Thom
    Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
    (416) 365-1362
    Media Contact:
    Wilcox Group
    Louie Diaz
    (416) 203-6666