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Harmony to proceed to compulsory acquisition

Document date:  Wed 17 Apr 2002
Published:  Wed 17 Apr 2002 00:00:00
Document No:  214523
Document part:  A
Market Flag:  Y
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HILL 50 LIMITED                               2002-04-17  ASX-SIGNAL-G

HOMEX - Perth                                                         

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LETTER FROM CLAYTON UTZ LAWYERS

Harmony Gold WA Pty Limited ACN 009 119 918 ("Harmony WA") - 
Takeover Bids for Hill 50 Limited ACN 005 482 842 ("Hill 50").

Harmony offers for Hill 50 final and will close 19 April 2002. 
Harmony to compulsory acquire outstanding Hill 50 shares and listed 
options.

Please see attached a press release in the above matter.

John Elliott
PARTNER
9353 4172
jelliott@claytonutz.com

Stuart Byrne
SENIOR ASSOCIATE
9353 4722
sbyrne@claytonutz.com

HARMONY OFFERS FOR HILL 50 FINAL AND WILL CLOSE 19 APRIL 2002. 
HARMONY TO COMPULSORY ACQUIRE OUTSTANDING HILL 50 SHARES AND LISTED 
OPTIONS.

Harmony is pleased to announce that it has a 99.09% fully diluted 
interest in Hill 50.

Harmony currently has a shareholding of 99.08% of Hill 50 and a 
relevant interest of 99.19% of the Hill 50 listed options.

Harmony has determined that its offers for Hill 50 are final and 
will close Friday 19 April at 7:00pm (Melbourne time).

Harmony has satisfied the requirements for compulsory acquisition 
under the Corporations Act and intends to compulsory acquire 
outstanding Hill 50 Shares and Hill 50 Listed Options after the 
close of the offers.

For further details contact:

AUSTRALIA

Ted Grobleki 
on +27(0)83-375-4345

or

Peter Bacchus
on +61(0)410-679-736

SOUTH AFRICA

Bernard Swanepoel
on +27(0)83-303-9922

Issued by Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited

CONTACT:

Corne Bobbert
Tel +27 11 412 1450
Fax +27 11 692 3879
MB: +27 83 380 6614

Email: cbobber@harmony.co.za
Website: www.harmony.co.za

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