Gold Fields and Asanko Receive Ghana Government Approval for Completion of Joint Venture | Financial Buzz

Gold Fields and Asanko Receive Ghana Government Approval for Completion of Joint Venture

JOHANNESBURG, June 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —

Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE: GFI, NYSE: GFI) is pleased to announce that the Ghanaian Minister of Lands and Natural Resources has granted regulatory approval, the principal condition to closing the previously announced joint venture transaction between Gold Fields and Asanko. Completion of the transaction is now expected in early July 2018.

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About Gold Fields    

Gold Fields Limited is a globally diversified gold producer with seven operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa, and a total attributable annual gold-equivalent production of approximately 2.2 million ounces.  It has attributable gold Mineral Reserves of around 49 million ounces and gold Mineral Resources of around 104 million ounces. Attributable copper Mineral Reserves total 764 million pounds and Mineral Resources 4,881 million pounds.  Gold Fields has a primary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Limited, with secondary listings on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Swiss Exchange (SIX).

Sponsor: J.P. Morgan Equities South Africa (Pty) Ltd

Enquiries 

Investors 

Avishkar Nagaser
Tel: +27-11-562-9775
Mobile: +27-82-312-8692
Email: Avishkar.Nagaser@goldfields.com

Thomas Mengel
Tel: +27-11-562-9849
Mobile: +27-72-493-5170
Email: Thomas.Mengel@goldfields.com

Media 

Sven Lunsche
Tel: +27-11-562-9763
Mobile: +27-83-260-9279
Email:Sven.Lunsche@goldfields.com

SOURCE Gold Fields Limited and Asanko