TORONTO, Sept. 1 /CNW/ - YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE: AUY; LSE:YAU)
today announced its third quarter dividend of US$0.01 per share. Shareholders
of record at the close of business on Wednesday, September 30, 2009 will be
entitled to receive payment of this dividend on Wednesday, October 14, 2009.
The dividend is an "eligible dividend" for Canadian tax purposes.
Yamana is a Canadian-based gold producer with significant gold
production, gold development stage properties, exploration properties, and
land positions in Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Mexico. The Company plans to
continue to build on this base through existing operating mine expansions and
throughput increases, the advancement of its exploration properties and by
targeting other gold consolidation opportunities in the Americas.
For further information:
For further information: Jodi Peake, Vice President, Corporate
Communications & Investor Relations, (416) 815-0220, Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org, www.yamana.com; Letitia Wong, Director, Investor
Relations, (416) 815-0220, Email: email@example.com