Orkla Media agreement approved by Mecom

Mecom's general meeting has today 29 September 2006 approved the agreement to acquire Orkla Media.

The acquisition remains subject to certain competition clearances which are expected to be received shortly.
Contacts Orkla Investor Relations:
Rune Helland, Tel.: +47 2254 4411
Siv M. Skorpen, Tel: +47 2254 4455