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24 August 2005

Information regarding the sale of Netia’s shares

WARSAW, Poland – August 24, 2005 – Netia SA (“Netia”) (WSE: NET), Poland’s largest alternative provider of fixed-line telecommunications services, today announced that it received a notification from J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (“J.P. Morgan”) stating that as a result of the sale of Netia’s shares, J.P. Morgan, through its subsidiaries J.P. Morgan Securities Ltd. And J.P. Morgan GT Corporation, jointly hold 17,593,896 of Netia’s shares, which constitutes 4.46% of the Company’s share capital, and entitles the holders to exercise 17,593,896 votes at Netia’s General Meeting of Shareholders, constituting 4.46% of the total number of votes at Netia’s General Meeting of Shareholders.