Total Access Communication Plc.
16 November 2010
To: President The Stock Exchange of Thailand
Subject: Clarification of the news regarding the approval of 3G commercial service
According to the news from Reuters on 16 November 2010 regarding the approval of commercial launch of 3G HSPA service on existing network by CAT Telecom Plc ("CAT"), we, Total Access Communication Plc ("the Company"), would like to inform that CAT's top executive was the source of this information. Furthermore, the Company submitted a proposal to CAT to provide such service approximately 3 years ago as it supported the government's national broadband policy in addition to offering better service to our customers.
The company has been unofficially informed that the meeting of CAT board on 16 November 2010 did not grant the approval to the Company for providing 3G commercial service. Therefore, investor should carefully monitor the information before making investment decision.
Please be informed accordingly.
(Mr. Chavit Sangudomlert)
Head of Investor Relations
Total Access Communication Public Company Limited
Investor Relations: IR@dtac.co.th
Tel (66) 2 202-8882