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Notice Concerning Change of Specified Subsidiary

30 March, 2007

Toshiba Corporation ("the Company") today announced that Mobile Broadcasting Corporation, an affiliate accounted by the equity method, will be brought into the Company's consolidation and become a Specified Subsidiary ("Tokutei Kogaisha").


Reason for the change


The Company is the principal shareholder of Mobile Broadcasting Corporation, and has determined that the Company needs to promote and oversee reform of Mobile Broadcasting Corporation’s business for the time being. For this reason, Mobile Broadcasting Corporation will be reclassified from an affiliate accounted by the equity method to a consolidated subsidiary. As a result, Mobile Broadcasting Corporation will become a Specified Subsidiary of the Company.

2. Profile of the Specified Subsidiary
(1) Company name Mobile Broadcasting Corporation
(2) Representative Yoshihiro Nitta, President
(3) Head office 5-2-1Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
(4) Date of incorporation May 29, 1998
(5) Principal business Digital satellite broadcasting service
(6) Business Year From April 1 of each year to March 31 of the following year
(7) Number of employees 72 (as of the end of March 2006)

Financials for the most recent fiscal year

(million yen)

Date of change


March 31, 2007


Financial forecasts


The Company will not revise either of its consolidated or non-consolidated financial forecasts for the year ending March 31, 2007 due to this change.

Information in the press releases, including product prices and specifications, content of services and contact information, is current on the date of the press announcement,but is subject to change without prior notice.

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