Barrick Comments on Media Speculation

|GlobeNewswire|About: GOLD

TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Barrick Gold Corporation (GOLD)(TSX:ABX) today confirmed that the Company has reviewed the opportunity to merge with Newmont Mining Corporation in an all-share nil premium transaction. No decision has been taken at this time. 

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Email: barrick@dpapr.com

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Source: Barrick Gold Corporation 2019 GlobeNewswire, Inc.