Newcrest Mining Limited - Newcrest and Antam complete transaction

MELBOURNE, Australia, Dec. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Newcrest Mining Limited ("Newcrest") (ASX: NCM) (TSX: NM).

Further to the announcement on 30 November 2012, Newcrest Mining Limited (Newcrest) and PT ANTAM (Persero) Tbk (ASX-ATM; IDX-ANTM;Antam) are pleased to confirm that, following receipt of necessary regulatory approvals, the parties have completed the sale whereby Antam has acquired from Newcrest a further 7.5% interest in the Gosowong mine in Indonesia.

SOURCE: Newcrest Mining Limited

For further information:

Newcrest Mining Limited

Investor Enquiries - North America / Europe 
Steve Warner
T: + 1 212 351 5064
E: steve.warner@newcrest.com.au

Investor Enquiries - Australia / Asia
Spencer Cole
T: +61 3 9522 5316
E: spencer.cole@newcrest.com.au

Media Enquiries
Kerrina Watson
T: +61 3 9522 5593
E: kerrina.watson@newcrest.com.au

This information is available on our website at www.newcrest.com.au and on www.sedar.com

PT ANTAM (Persero) Tbk

Investor/Media Enquiries
Ir. Tedy Badrujaman, MM
Corporate Secretary
T: +62 21 789 1234
F: +62 21 781 2822
E: corsec@antam.com

This information is available on our website at www.antam.com