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Fatal injury at OKD premises


Amsterdam, 21 June 2010 – New World Resources N.V.regrets to announce the fatal injury of an employee of Moravské montáže.

The fatality occurred during the refurbishment of a surface building at  ČSM North mine.  An investigation into the incident is being undertaken by a committee comprising the Occupational Safety Inspectorate, the Police of Czech Republic and representatives of Moravské montáže.

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New World Resources N.V. 
NWR is the sole owner of OKD, a.s., the Czech Republic’s largest hard coal mining company and one of the largest producers in Central Europe by revenue and volume. Serving customers in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria, Poland, Hungary and Germany, the Company produced 11Mt of coal and 843kt of coke in 2009.

For further information please contact:

New World Resources N.V.

Investor Relations
Tel: +31 20 570 2270
E-mail:     Corporate Communications
Tel: +31 65 476 4119


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