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  • Western Australia Court of Appeal hears appeal of Yeelirrie Project decision

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    Today the Western Australia Court of Appeal will hear an appeal of a Supreme Court decision from February 2018, which denied an application to set aside the decision of the former Minister of Environment, granting the Yeelirrie project environmental approval. Cameco Australia will be opposing the appeal to ensure its position and interests are heard.

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  • Cameco Releases 2016 Sustainable Development Report

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    Cameco today released its 2016 Sustainable Development Report, following the new Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) 4.0 Sustainability Guidelines. This is Cameco’s sixth sustainable development report, which is a report card to stakeholders on the social, environmental and economic performance of the company.

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  • EPA Releases its Report and Recommendations on Yeelirrie

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    Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has completed its assessment of Cameco’s Yeelirrie Uranium Project, located in the Shire of Wiluna in the Northern Goldfields region of Western Australia, and released its report and recommendations to the Minister for Environment for consideration.

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  • Kintyre Receives Conditional Approval

    Western Australia Minister for Environment, the Hon Albert Jacob MLA, has today conditionally approved Cameco and Mitsubishi Development’s Kintyre uranium project in the remote East Pilbara region of Western Australia.

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  • Cameco Completes Yeelirrie Acquisition

    Cameco (TSX:CCO) (NYSE:CCJ) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the Yeelirrie uranium project in Western Australia for $430 million (US). Yeelirrie is one of Australia's largest undeveloped uranium deposits and is located about 650 kilometres northeast of Perth and about 750 kilometres south of Cameco's Kintyre exploration project.

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