July 22, 2010
Subject: Clarification on news regarding Carrefour Acquisition Bidding
Dear: Director and Manager The Stock Exchange of Thailand
Referring to information disclosed in Newspapers dated July 21-22, 2010 regarding the information on newspapers that Berli Jucker Public Company Limited ("the Company") is interested in bidding for acquisition of Carrefour. The Company would like to clarify that the Company is interested in this bidding. However, the Company receives neither Information Memorandum nor conditions with respect to the bidding at this moment.
Please be informed accordingly,
The Berli Jucker Public Company Limited