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Hitt og þetta 27. apríl 2006

Jouko Jokinen appointed Publisher of Satakunnan Kansa from 1 June 2006

ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 27 APRIL 2006, 10.00 AM

JOUKO JOKINEN APPOINTED PUBLISHER OF SATAKUNNAN KANSA FROM 1 JUNE 2006

Tuomo Saarinen, Managing Director of Satakunnan Kirjateollisuus Oy, relinquishes this position on 31 May 2006 ahead of retiring on 31 July 2006. Jouko Jokinen, currently Executive Editor-in-Chief of the Satakunnan Kansa newspaper, has been appointed Publisher of the newspaper from 1 June 2006 along with responsibility for the paper's financial management.

Further information: Jouko Jokinen, Executive Editor-in-Chief, Satakunnan Kansa, +358 2 622 8302, +358 50-3669213 Tuomo Saarinen, Managing Director, Satakunnan Kirjateollisuus Oy, +358 2 622 8101

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