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30.06.2014 – 19:31

Telekom Austria AG

EANS-Voting Rights: Telekom Austria AG
Publication of an Announcement after art. 93 BörseG with the objective of Europe-web publication

  Notification of voting rights transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is
  responsible for the content of this announcement.
Release according to article 93 BörseG with the aim of a Europe-wide

Person/company obliged to make the notification:

Name:    América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V.
Place:   Lago Zurich 245, Plaza Carso/Edificio Telco, Piso 16, Colonia Granada
Ampliación, 11529, México, D.F., México
State:   México

Announcement According to § 91ff Austrian Stock Exchange Act

Vienna, 30 June 2014: Today the Telekom Austria Group (VSE: TKA, OTC US: TKAGY)
was informed by Schönherr Rechtsanwälte GmbH, representing América Móvil, S.A.B.
de C.V. ("América Móvil"), Sercotel, S.A. de C.V. ("Sercotel"), and Carso
Telecom B.V. ("Carso Telecom") about the following:

"On behalf of our clients we notify you in accordance with Section 91 et seq.
Austrian Stock Exchange Act ("SEA") about a change in major shareholdings in
Telekom Austria Aktiengesellschaft (ISIN: AT0000720008), Lassallestrasse 9, 1020
Vienna ("Telekom Austria AG" or "Issuer"):

Carso Telecom B.V. is a company established under Dutch Law which is via
Sercotel controlled by América Móvil as defined in Section 92 no 4 SEA: Sercotel
is a wholly-owned subsidiary of América Móvil and Sercotel holds 100 % of the
shares in Carso Telecom.

Hitherto América Móvil directly held 7,935,700 shares with voting rights issued
by Telekom Austria AG corresponding to 1.7914 % of the voting rights in the
Issuer as well as indirectly via Carso Telecom 112,364,723 shares with voting
rights issued by Telekom Austria AG corresponding to 25.3645 % of the voting
rights in the Issuer. Therefore, América Móvil directly and indirectly hitherto
held a total of 120,300,423 shares with voting rights issued by Telekom Austria
AG corresponding to 27.1559 % of the voting rights in the Issuer.

Österreichische Industrieholding AG, registered under 80286v ("ÖIAG") currently
holds 125,917,735 shares with voting rights issued by Telekom Austria AG
corresponding to 28.4239 % of the voting rights in the Issuer.

On 23.04.2014 Carso Telecom and ÖIAG concluded a conditional shareholders'
agreement ("Syndicate Agreement") regarding their shareholdings in Telekom
Austria AG. The conclusion of this conditional Syndicate Agreement was notified
on 25.04.2014. By 27.06.2014 all conditions precedent were fulfilled. Upon
fulfillment of all conditions precedent the Syndicate Agreement became
effective. This results in a disclosure obligation according to sec 91a para 6
SEA and in a total of voting rights attributable to Carso Telecom and América
Móvil pursuant to sec 91 and 92 SEA as follows:

Carso Telecom according to sec 91, 92 SEA 238,282,458 / 53.7884 %;

América Móvil according to sec 91, 92 SEA 246,218,158 / 55.5797 %.

Upon the effectiveness of the Syndicate Agreement Carso Telekom and América
Móvil have crossed the 30%, 35%, 40%, 45% und 50% thresholds of voting rights in
the Issuer."

Matthias Stieber
Director Investor Relations
Telekom Austria Group
Phone: +43 (0) 50 664 39126

Disclaimer for forward-looking statements: 
This document contains forward-looking statements. These forward-looking
statements are usually accompanied by words such as "believe", "intend",
"anticipate", "plan", "expect" and similar expressions. Actual events may differ
materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a
result of a number of factors. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks
and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results or
outcomes to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking
statement. Neither Telekom Austria nor any other person accepts any liability
for any such forward-looking statements. Telekom Austria will not update these
forward-looking statements, whether due to changed factual circumstances,
changes in assumptions or expectations. This report does not constitute a
recommendation or invitation to purchase or sell securities of Telekom Austria.

Further inquiry note:
Matthias Stieber
Director Investor Relations
Tel.: +43 (0) 50 664 39126

end of announcement                               euro adhoc 

issuer:      Telekom Austria AG
             Lassallestrasse 9
             A-1020 Wien
sector:      Telecommunications
ISIN:        AT0000720008
indexes:     WBI, ATX Prime, ATX
stockmarkets: official market: Wien 
language:   English

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