TeliaSonera announces reduction in Svenska UMTS-Nät AB loan facility

TeliaSonera announces reduction in Svenska UMTS-Nät AB loan facility

TeliaSonera today announces that Svenska UMTS-Nät AB, which is jointly
owned by Tele2 and TeliaSonera has reached agreement with a consortium
of banks in downsizing its loan facility from SEK 11bn to SEK 7bn. This
has been achieved by reductions in infrastructure costs through the
utilization of new technology. The remaining facility will cover the
rollout of the UMTS-Nät joint venture. The facility is available to
December 31 2006.

The banks in the consortium are Svenska Handelsbanken, Nordea Bank
Sweden, Swedbank (Föreningssparbanken), ABN Amro Bank NV, Credit
Agricole Indosuez, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken.

For further information to journalists please contact:
TeliaSoneras Pressoffice + 46 8 77 58 30

Forward-Looking Statements
Statements in the press release relating to future status or
circumstances, including future performance, other trend projections and
other benefits of the transaction are forward-looking statements. By
their nature, forward-looking statements involve risk and uncertainty
because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that will
occur in the future. There can be no assurance that actual results will
not differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-
looking statements due to many factors, many of which are outside the
control of TeliaSonera.



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