Highland Gold Mining Ltd.

Highland Gold is one of the major players in the Russian gold mining industry. The Company has been quoted on AIM (London Stock Exchange) since 2002. Its mining interests include two operating mines – Mnogovershinnoye and Novoshirokinskoye, the latter being a joint venture with Kazzinc, as well as two development projects Belaya Gora and Taseevskoye – all located respectively in the Khabarovsk and Chita regions of Russia. Also in Highland Gold’s portfolio are several exploration projects, including Unkurtash in Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia. The Company has two strong partners as key shareholders Millhouse LLC and Barrick Gold.