Announcement

Date: 11 January 2008

Changes in Substantial Shareholder's Interest Pursuant to Form 29B of the Companies Act. 1965
Changes in Substantial Shareholder's Interest Pursuant to Form 29B of the Companies Act. 1965

Name
:
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
Address
:
Corporation Trust Center
1209 Orange Street, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware 19801, U.S.A.
NRIC/Passport No/Company No.
:
2923466
Nationality/Country of incorporation
:
Delaware, U.S.A.
Descriptions
(Class & nominal value)
:
Ordinary shares of RM0.10 each
Name & address
of registered
holder
:
Goldman Sachs International
Peterborough Court, 133 Fleet Street
London EC4A 2BB, United Kingdom
Details of changes

Type of transaction
Date of change
No of securities
Price Transacted (RM)
Acquired
02/01/2008
100,000

Acquired
03/01/2008
100,000


Circumstances
by reason of which change has occurred
:
Indirect interest through open market acquisition of shares of RCE Capital Berhad by Goldman Sachs International ("GSI"). GSI is a subsidiary of Goldman Sachs Holdings (U.K.), which is a subsidiary of Goldman Sachs Group Holdings (U.K.), which is in turn a subsidiary of Goldman Sachs (UK) L.L.C. The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is the direct holding company of Goldman Sachs (UK) L.L.C. and the ultimate holding company of the other aforementioned entities.
Nature of
interest
:
Indirect
Direct (units)
:

Direct (%)
:

Indirect/deemed interest (units)
:
48,587,500
Indirect/deemed interest (%)
:
7.517
Total no of securities after change
:
48,587,500
Date of notice
:
09/01/2008

Remarks
The Form 29B was received by the Company on 11 January 2008.



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