Press Release


TNT and Russian Post sign Memorandum of Understanding

Publish Date : 6 November 2007 at 15:00 CET - Moscow, Today in Moscow TNT CEO Peter Bakker, together with Acting Director General Andrej Konoval of Russian Post, signed a Memorandum of Understanding. Mr. Bakker was accompanying the Dutch trade mission to Russia led by Dutch Prime Minister Balkenende.

TNT and Russian Post will look for areas in which they can work together in the future. They will also set up a programme to facilitate the exchange of knowledge.

TNT has been active in Russia in the area of International Express since the late eighties and presently serves 5,500 towns and cities. Russia is one of the fastest growing markets for TNT.

In the event of any conflict or discrepancy between this press release and the original Dutch version of this press release the Dutch version prevails.

About TNT
TNT provides businesses and consumers worldwide with an extensive range of services for their mail and express delivery needs. Headquartered in the Netherlands, TNT offers efficient network infrastructures in Europe and Asia and is expanding operations worldwide to maximize its network performance. TNT serves more than 200 countries and employs around 159,000 people. Over 2006, TNT reported €10.1 billion in revenues and an operating income of €1,276 million. TNT is publicly listed on the stock exchange of Amsterdam. TNT recognizes its social responsibility, and has formed partnerships with the United Nations World Food Programme and the United Nations Environmental Programme to fight hunger and pollution in the world

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