SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 Under
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of December, 2003
Commission file No. 1-14228
(Translation of Registrants Name into English)
2121 11th Street West
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada S7M 1J3
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
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|1.||Press Release dated December 5, 2003||3|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|Date: December 5, 2003||By:||/s/ Gary M.S. Chad
Gary M.S. Chad
Senior Vice-President, Law,
Regulatory Affairs and Corporate Secretary
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2121 11th Street West, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7M 1J3 Canada
Tel: (306) 956-6200 Fax: (306) 956-6201
Cameco Adds Board Member and Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, December 5, 2003 . . . . . . . . . . . .
Cameco Corporation announced today that its board of directors appointed Oyvind Hushovd as a board member until the next shareholders meeting.
Oyvind Hushovd is currently the chairman and chief executive officer of Gabriel Resources and previously held the position of president and chief executive officer at Falconbridge Ltd. He joins 11 other directors: John S. Auston, Joe F. Colvin, Harry D. Cook, James R. Curtiss, George S. Dembroski, Gerald W. Grandey, Nancy E. Hopkins, J.W. George Ivany, A. Neil McMillan, Robert W. Peterson and Victor J. Zaleschuk who is Camecos chair.
Camecos board also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.150 (Cdn) per share, payable on January 15, 2004 to shareholders of record on December 31, 2003.
Cameco, with its head office in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, is the worlds largest uranium supplier. The companys uranium products are used to generate electricity in nuclear energy plants around the world, providing one of the cleanest sources of energy available today. Camecos shares trade on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges.
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