Cameco Again Named Top 10 Company

--(Feb. 04, 2011) -CURRENCY: CDN (UNLESS NOTED)

Cameco has again been named by the Financial Post as one of the 10 Best Companies To Work For in Canada.

"This is the second consecutive year we have been recognized as one of the 10 Best Companies To Work For in Canada," said Cameco CEO Jerry Grandey. "At Cameco, we value the contribution of every employee and we work hard to ensure that our career development opportunities, benefit programs and compensation levels are competitive with other private sector companies across Canada. This recognition confirms that we are on the right track."

More information about the Financial Post's "10 Best Companies To Work For" competition is available here.

Profile

Cameco, with its head office in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, is one of the world's largest uranium producers. The company's uranium products are used to generate electricity in nuclear energy plants around the world, providing one of the cleanest sources of energy available today. Cameco's shares trade on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges.

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