Yesterday, on 8 January 2007 at 7.54 pm, the oil supplies by the Druzhba crude oil pipeline were cut off

Yesterday, on 8 January 2007 at 7.54 pm, oil supplies by the Druzhba crude oil pipeline were cut.

Transpetrol, as the Druzhba oil pipeline operator, monitors the situation and we will inform about further processes related to the crude oil supplies tomorrow in the morning.

The information was provided by Ing. Štefan Czucz, the Chairman of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer of TRANSPETROL, a.s.