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Mitsui’s Subsidiary to Sell Its Shares of IHH Healthcare Berhad

Mitsui & Co Ltd

This announcement is for our U.S.$5,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme.

Sep. 27th, 2016

Mitsui & Co., Ltd

Mitsui’s subsidiary to sell its Shares of IHH Healthcare Berhad

Mitsui & Co., Ltd.(“Mitsui”, Head Office: Tokyo, President and CEO: Tatsuo Yasunaga) announced that MBK Healthcare Partners Ltd.(“MBKHP”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui , has sold 164.6million shares (approx. 2% of issued shares) of IHH Healthcare Berhad(“IHH”) on Sep. 27th, 2016. Through this transaction MBKHP’s interest in IHH has decreased from 20.1% to 18.1%.

【Company profile】

(1) MBKHP (Mitsui’s subsidiary)

Company name     MBK Healthcare Partners Limited
Location     United Kingdom
Main Business     Investment in IHH
Shareholders and ownership     Mitsui 100%

(2) IHH

Company name     IHH Healthcare Berhad
Location     Malaysia
Main Business     Healthcare-related business throughout Asia and Central & Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa(“CEEMENA”) region, including hospital operation and contact management, operation of medical education institutions.
Shareholders and ownership     MBKHP 18.1%, Others 81.9%

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Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

Investor Relations Division


Telephone: +81-3-3285-7910

Corporate Communications Division

Telephone: +81-3-3285-6645


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