Impala Platinum Holdings Limited - Discussions wit17 Mar 2006
Impala Platinum Holdings Limited - Discussions with Zimbabwean Government       
IMPALA PLATINUM HOLDINGS LIMITED                                                
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)                                  
(Registration No. 1957/001979/06)                                               
ISIN: ZAE000003554  &  JSE Share Code : IMP                                     
LSE Share Code : IPLA                                                           
ADR Code : IMPUY                                                                
Discussions with Zimbabwean Government                                          
Impala Platinum Holdings Limited ("Implats") confirms that CEO, Keith Rumble    
held a meeting with his Excellency Cde Robert Mugabe and senior members of the  
Zimbabwean Government on Wednesday, 15 March 2006.                              
These discussions centered on the recently announced cabinet approved draft     
proposal relating to ownership of the Zimbabwean platinum industry.  These      
discussions were open and frank and it was confirmed that the draft proposal is 
still work in progress.                                                         
17 March 2006                                                                   
Deutsche Securities (SA) (Proprietary) Limited                                  
Date: 17/03/2006 12:45:06 PM Produced by the JSE SENS Department