Date : 29 December 2006

ARTICLE ENTITLED: "MRCB PLANS TO ACQUIRE TALAM"

MALAYSIAN RESOURCES CORPORATION BERHAD

Type

Reply to query
Reply to Bursa Malaysia's Query Letter - Reference IDMM-061228-42523
Subject
ARTICLE ENTITLED: "MRCB PLANS TO ACQUIRE TALAM"

Contents :



We refer to the letter from Bursa Malaysia dated 28 December 2006 and to the article which appeared on page C3 of Nanyang Siang Pau of even date.

After due and diligent enquiry with all the directors of the Company, we confirm that Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad is not involved in any negotiation with any party in relation to any plan to acquire Talam Corp Berhad at this point in time.

We will make the appropriate and timely announcement to Bursa Securities as and when there are matters which require immediate announcement in accordance with the Exchange Corporate Disclosure Policy.


c.c. Securities Commission (via fax)

Query Letter Contents :

We refer to the above article appearing in Nanyang Siang Pau, Nanyang Business
Section, page C3 on Thursday, 28 December 2006, a copy of which is enclosed for
your reference.
In particular, we would like to draw your attention to the underlined sentence,
which states that MRCB plans to acquire equity interest in Talam at 37 cent per
share.
In accordance with Bursa Securities' Corporate Disclosure Policy, you are
requested to furnish Bursa Securities with an announcement for public release
confirming or denying the above reported article in particular the underlined
sentence after due and diligent enquiry with all the directors, major
shareholders and all such other persons reasonably familiar with the matters
about which the disclosure is to be made in this respect. In the event you deny
the above reported sentence or any other part of the article, you are required
to set forth facts sufficient to clarify any misleading aspects of the same. In
the event you confirm the above reported sentence or any other part of the
article, you are required to set forth facts sufficient to support the same.
Please furnish the Exchange with your reply within one (1) market day from the
date hereof.

Yours faithfully


CHONG FUI TZY
Head, Issuers
Listing Division
Group Regulations

CFT/MZM
c.c. Encik Chung Tin Fah, Securities Commission (via fax)



Announcement Info

Company NameMALAYSIAN RESOURCES CORPORATION BERHAD  
Stock Name MRCB    
Date Announced29 Dec 2006  
CategoryGeneral Announcement
Reference NoMR-061229-61858