TORONTO, Dec. 21 /CNW/ - YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI)(NYSE: AUY)(LSE:YAU)
today announced its fourth quarter dividend of US$0.01 per share. Shareholders
of record at midnight on Monday, December 31, 2007 will be entitled to receive
payment of this dividend on Monday, January 14, 2008. The dividend is an
"eligible dividend" for Canadian tax purposes.
Yamana is a Canadian gold producer with significant gold production, gold
development stage properties, exploration properties, and land positions in
Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Central America and the United States.
Yamana is producing gold at intermediate company production levels in addition
to significant copper and silver production. Company management 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 Brazil, Argentina and
elsewhere in the Americas.
For further information:
For further information: Yamana Gold Inc., Jodi Peake, Vice President,
Public & Investor Relations, (416) 815-0220, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org,