Press Release

Electricity tariffs remain unchanged for the 4th quarter

Macao, 21 October 2011

To alleviate the impact of Macao’s high rate of inflation on people’s livelihoods, particularly the impact of a lifting Tariff Clause Adjustment (TCA) to the residential and small & medium enterprises customers, CEM decided to keep the TCA for the 4th quarter unchanged and to continue to subsidize three cents of TCA for Tariff A (covering 99% of the customers), i.e., to reduce the TCA from 35 cents to 32 cents per kWh. TCA of Tariffs B, C and D remains at 35 cents per kWh.