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Wednesday 06 November, 2002

Oxus Mining Plc

Notification of shareholding

Oxus Mining Plc
06 November 2002

                                OXUS MINING PLC



Notification of Shareholding



By a notification dated 5 November 2002, Oxus Mining plc has been notified by
MAED Limited of the following:



'This notification supersedes our notification to you dated 29 October 2002.



This notification relates to issued ordinary shares of 1p each in the capital of
the Company (the 'Oxus shares') and is given in fulfilment of the obligations
imposed by sections 198 to 202 of the Companies Act 1985 (the 'Act').



We hereby notify you that:



1.                  The number of shares in which we are interested has
increased by 12,451,778, from 34,930,237 to 47,382,015 Oxus shares (the 'Shares
').



2.                  To the extent known to us at the date of this notification
the identity of the registered holders of the Shares to which this notification
relates and the number of shares held by each of them are set out in the
Appendix.



3.                  Our interest in 20,000,000 of the Shares referred to at
paragraph 1 of the Appendix is or may be such an interest as is mentioned in
section 208(5) of the Act.



4.                  Neither our interest in the remaining 5,569,520 Shares
referred to in paragraph 1 of the Appendix nor any of those referred to in
paragraphs 2 to 10 of the Appendix is an interest as is mentioned in section 208
(5) of the Act.



This paragraph is included for clarification purposes only.  We have entered
into agreements with those persons listed at paragraphs 3 to 8 of the Appendix,
pursuant to which we have acquired rights to direct how the votes attaching to
the Oxus shares shown against their names in the Appendix are exercised, for the
period to 30 April 2003.



Please also treat this letter as a notification pursuant to sections 198 - 202
of the Act on behalf of:



(A)            Corporate Offshore Limited ('COL') of 18 Bowling Green Road,
Castletown, Isle of Man IM9 1EB, that:  (i) it is interested in all of the
Shares;  (ii) COL's interest in 20,000,000 of the Shares referred to at
paragraph 1 of the Appendix is or may be such an interest as is mentioned in
section 208(5) of the Act; and (iii) neither COL's interest in the remaining
5,569,520 Shares referred to at paragraph 1 of the Appendix is, not is COL's
interest in the Shares referred to in paragraphs 2 to 10 of the Appendix, an
interest as is mentioned in section 208(5) of the Act.



(B)       LF Investments Limited of 7 Myrtle Street, Douglas, Isle of Man ('LFI
'), that:  (i) it is interested in all of the Shares;  (ii) LFI's interest in
20,000,000 of the Shares referred to at paragraph 1 of the Appendix is or may be
such an interest as is mentioned in section 208(5) of the Act;  (iii) neither
LFI's interest in the remaining 5,569,520 Shares referred to at paragraph 1 of
the Appendix is, nor is LFI's interest in the Shares referred to in paragraphs 2
to 10 of the Appendix, an interest as is mentioned in section 208(5) of the Act;
and (iv) for clarification purposes only, LFI remains interested in the
1,900,000 Oxus shares referred to in its notification to the Company of 29
October 2002.  These shares are now comprised within the Shares;



(C)       the Fife McKinnon Trust of 18 Bowling Green Road, Castletown, Isle of
Man IM9 1EB ('FMT') that: (i) it is interested in all of the Shares; (ii) FMT's
interest in 20,000,000 of the Shares referred to at paragraph 1 of the Appendix
is or may be such an interest as is mentioned in section 208(5) of the Act;
(iii) neither FMT's interest in the remaining 5,569,520 Shares referred to at
paragraph 1 of the Appendix is, nor is FMT's interest in the Shares referred to
in paragraphs 2 to 10 of the Appendix, an interest as is mentioned in section
208(5) of the Act; and (iv) for clarification purposes only, FMT remains
interested in the 2,250,000 Oxus shares referred to in its notification to the
Company of 29 October 2002.  These shares are now comprised within the Shares.'



6 November 2002






APPENDIX




Registered Holder                                         Number of shares held

1.   Subsidiaries of Newmont Australia Limited (formerly Normandy    25,569,520
     Mining Limited), or their nominees (as referred to on page 95
     of the Oxus placing and open offer prospectus dated 24 May
     2002)

2.   Pershing Keen Nominees Limited                                  9,686,417

3.   LF Investments Limited                                          1,900,000

4.   Fife McKinnon Trust                                             2,250,000

5.   Rene Nominees                                                   1,700,000

6.   G McLaughlin                                                    77,000

7.   State Street Nominees                                           240,000

8.   Sassan Holdings Limited                                         5,959,078




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