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In accordance with section 122(3)(b) of the Companies Act 71 of 2008 (“the Act”) and paragraph 3.83(b) of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, shareholders are hereby advised that Harmony has received formal notification that Van Eck Associate Corporation have, in aggregate, acquired an interest in the ordinary shares of the Company, such that the total interest in the ordinary shares in the Company held by Van Eck Associate Corporation now amounts to 12.11% of the total issued shares of the Company.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Harmony) is pleased to advise that the Harmony board has approved the updated prefeasibility study (PFS) of the Golpu Project in Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea (PNG) and has agreed to progress the project to feasibility study stage (FS).

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited ("Harmony") advises that, following an intensive performance review of its Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville, a new plan is being implemented to return the mine to profitability.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited wishes to advise that various presentations on its assets and projects in PNG, will be given at the 13th PNG Mining and Petroleum Investment Conference in Sydney today.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited advises shareholders that, at Harmony’s annual general meeting held today, the requisite majority of shareholders approved all the ordinary and special resolutions, as set out in the notice of annual general meeting forming part of the Company’s 2014 integrated annual report.

In compliance with paragraphs 3.63 to 3.74 of the JSE Listings Requirements, the following information is disclosed:

Anglo American South Africa, AngloGold Ashanti, Gold Fields, Harmony and Sibanye (“the companies”) announce that they have formed an industry working group to address issues relating to compensation and medical care for occupational lung disease (OLD) in the gold mining industry in South Africa.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (“Harmony”) is pleased to announce that its gold production increased by 6% to 9 435kg. Revenue increased by 18% to R4 431 million (US$412 million), as a result of a 16% increase in gold sold to 9 987kg and a 2% increase in the Rand gold price received at R443 690/kg in the September 2014 quarter.

In accordance with section 122(3)(b) of the Companies Act 71 of 2008 (“the Act”) and paragraph 3.83(b) of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, shareholders are hereby advised that Harmony has received formal notification that Allan Gray Unit Trust Management (RF) Proprietary Limited has, in aggregate, acquired an interest in the ordinary shares of the Company, such that the total interest in the ordinary shares in the Company held by Allan Gray Unit Trust Management (RF) Proprietary Limited now amounts to 5.02% of the total issued shares of the Company.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited advises that management has decided to take serious action to tackle illegal mining at its Kusasalethu mine.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (‘Harmony’) is pleased to announce that it published its suite of reports today for the financial year ended 30 June 2014 (FY14). These reports include:

Harmony is pleased to have been recognised by the CDP South Africa as the top scorer in the CDP South Africa Climate Change Report 2014 published yesterday (15 October 2014). CDP represents 767 investors globally, with around US$92 trillion in assets.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited is pleased to announce that it has increased its production by approximately 6% in the first quarter of financial year 2015 - in line with its annual production guidance.

In accordance with section 122(3)(b) of the Companies Act 71 of 2008 (“the Act”) and paragraph 3.83(b) of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, shareholders are hereby advised that Harmony has received formal notification that Van Eck Associate Corporation have, in aggregate, acquired an interest in the ordinary shares of the Company, such that the total interest in the ordinary shares in the Company held by Van Eck Associate Corporation now amounts to 5.07% of the total issued shares of the Company.

Harmony regrets to advise that an employee was fatally injured in a tramming accident at its Tshepong mine near Welkom today.

Further to the announcements made during the reporting of Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited’s results for the quarter and year ended 30 June 2014 on Thursday, 14 August 2014, the Company advises of the following.

Harmony today announced its fourth quarter and year end results for the financial year 2014 (FY14). Gold production for FY14 increased by 3% to 36 453kg (1.17moz) compared to financial year 2013, with a 4% decrease in all-in sustaining costs to R413 433/kg (US$1 242/oz) in FY14.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited today announced that it has completed its business plans for financial year 2015.

Harmony regrets to advise that an employee was fatally injured in a fall of ground accident at its Doornkop mine near Krugersdorp this morning.

Shareholders are referred to today’s announcement by Rand Refinery, regarding a loan facility extended to it by certain of its shareholders, as a precautionary measure.

Harmony plays an essential role in advancing the work of youth programmes to improve lives, strengthen communities and develop socially responsible business leaders.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited regrets to advise that an employee was fatally injured in a fall of ground accident at Masimong mine near Welkom last night.

Harmony is pleased to advise that its underground recovered grade increased for a third consecutive quarter, representing a cumulative increase of 17% for the 2014 financial year.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited regrets to advise that an employee was fatally injured at its Tshepong mine near Welkom early this morning, after he was inundated by ore in a centre raise

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited advises that gold production for the quarter ended March 2014 will be 12% to 15% lower than the previous quarter.

Harmony has announced that its Doornkop mine resumed operations from the start of the day shift yesterday.

Harmony is pleased to announce the appointment of Alwyn Pretorius as Chief Operating Officer.

With deep sadness, Harmony advises that rescue workers have located and are in the process of recovering the body of the mineworker who was unaccounted for following Tuesday evening’s underground seismic event, rockfall and fire at the company’s Doornkop mine.

Harmony advises that all operations across the group embarked on safety shifts with effect from the night shift last night, 6 February 2014, that will include the day and afternoon shifts today, 7 February 2014.

The Minister of Mineral Resources, Susan Shabangu; David Msiza; Mike Teke; Piet Mathosa; Patrice Motsepe; and Graham Briggs met at Harmony’s Doornkop mine today.

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited regrets to advise that rescue workers have located the bodies of eight of the employees who were unaccounted following the fire at the Doornkop gold mine. The search continues for the ninth employee.

Further to the statements issued earlier today, Harmony advises that the eight employees who were brought to surface by rescue workers at around 10:30 today are all unharmed.

Further to the statement issued this morning that an underground fire has broken out at Doornkop gold mine, the company is pleased to advise that rescuers have reached the eight employees located in the underground refuge bay, and are bringing them to surface.

Harmony advises that an underground fire has broken out at the Doornkop gold mine, west of Johannesburg, Gauteng Province.

Harmony is pleased to advise that it has reduced overall costs quarter on quarter, while production was stable at 9 515kg (305 913oz).

Harmony is pleased to advise that South Africa’s Labour Court has today ruled that a strike threatened by the Association of Construction and Mineworkers Union (AMCU) at the Kususalethu and Masimong mines would be unprotected, and that employees should continue to proceed to work.

Harmony confirms that AMCU’s (Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union) proposed strike at Harmony’s Kusasalethu and Masimong mines has been suspended pending a judgment awaited from the Labour Court in Gauteng on 30 January 2014.

Harmony regrets to advise that an employee was fatally injured in a tramming accident at Masimong mine near Welkom yesterday afternoon.

Harmony confirms that it has received a notice from the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union that the union will embark on a strike as from 23 January 2014 at its Kusasalethu and Masimong mines.

Annual report

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Investor brief

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