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11 Apr 2019 08:56:00
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Notification of the fumes occurred at CentralWorld
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CPN
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                No. 51/2019
                        11 April 2019

Subject:    Notification of the fumes occurred at CentralWorld
To:    The President
    The Stock Exchange of Thailand

Central Pattana Public Company Limited ("the Company") would like to inform that
on 10 April 2019, at around 17.40 Hours, fumes occurred at the smoke
ventilation area on the 8th floor at the CentralWorld shopping mall ("CTW").
The CTW immediately evacuated the people from the premises.  The fumes were
successfully put under control at around 18.10 Hours.  Unfortunately, the
incident brought about 16 injuries and 2 casualties, both of whom were employees
 to the Company.
The Company expresses its deepest condolences to families of the deceased and 
injured and will take responsibility with best effort to support them.
Meanwhile, the root cause of the fumes and the value of the damage are under
investigation and assessment.  The Company has insurance policies to cover the
damages including Industrial All Risk Insurance, Business Interruption
Insurance, Public Liability Insurance and other related insurances.
To carefully assess the situation and consider the safety of all stakeholders as
a top priority, the Company will temporarily close the Offices at CentralWorld
and the CTW to perform an inspection jointly with the related parties on 11
April 2019.  Hence, the Offices at CentralWorld and the CTW is expected to
resume operation on 11 April 2019 at 12.00 and 14.00 Hours respectively.

    Your acknowledgment of these matters would be appreciated.
    Sincerely,

     - Ampawee Chompoopongkasem -
    (Ms. Ampawee Chompoopongkasem)
    Company Secretary
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