KPN's offer for Getronics receives clearance from the European Commission

10/8/2007, 6:00 PM (Source: GlobeNewswire)

This is a joint press release of KPN ICT Services B.V. and Getronics
N.V. which is required pursuant to the provisions of article 9b
paragraph 1 of the Dutch Securities Markets Supervision Decree 1995
(Besluit toezicht effectenverkeer 1995). This press release is not
for release, distribution or publication, in whole or in part, in or
into the United States of America, Canada, Australia, Japan and
Italy. The offers for ordinary shares and convertible bonds of
Getronics N.V. are not made in or into the United States of America,
Canada, Australia, Japan and Italy.

The Hague, Amsterdam, 8 October 2007

Following the press releases of 30 July 2007, 29 August 2007 and 11
September 2007, KPN ICT Services B.V. (the "Offeror"), a directly
wholly owned subsidiary of Royal KPN N.V. ("KPN"), and Getronics N.V.
("Getronics") jointly announce that the European Commission has
granted clearance for the proposed acquisition of Getronics by the
Offeror without imposing any conditions.
With this clearance from the EC received, all required clearances
from antitrust authorities have been obtained.
This announcement will also be published in Dutch. In the event of
any inconsistencies between the English and Dutch versions of this
announcement, the English version will prevail.

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