dtac clarifies to SET on news in media relating amalgamation

July 22, 2022 – Total Access Communication Public Company Limited, or dtac, refers to reports in the Thai media on 22July 2022 concerning alleged voting by the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (“NBTC”) sub-committees, which are reviewing the proposed amalgamation between the Company and True Corporation Public Company Limited.

dtac has submitted a letter to SET to confirm that the Company has not received any reports or findings by the NBTC or any of its sub-committees concerning any voting on the Amalgamation.

dtac also understand that Mr. Trairat Viriyasirikul, Acting Secretary General of the NBTC, has addressed the above-referenced news reports in a press release issued on the NBTC’s website https://www.nbtc.go.th/News/Information/55369.aspx?lang=th-th , stating that the information in such reports is factually incorrect, as the NBTC sub-committees have not published any reviews of or voting on the Amalgamation, and that the NBTC review process is still under consideration.