ALERT ON THE MISUSE OF MEPS NAME AND CORPORATE LOGO

Kuala Lumpur, March 8, 2010 – MEPS would like to alert members of the public regarding the misuse of MEPS name and corporate logo in illegal schemes or fraudulent activities.

MEPS is a service provider that only offer its services through registered companies or financial institutions. MEPS also does not provide, produce or issue any card for any method of payment. The illegal schemes or fraudulent activities may be promoted through e-mails, letters or other forms of communications. Members of the public are strongly advised not to respond or conduct any transactions with unsolicited parties bearing MEPS name or logo. Please contact your respective banks immediately to seek clarification or to lodge a report. Alternatively, send an e-mail to bnmtelelink@bnm.gov.my.

MEPS will take the necessary action against any individuals or corporations who misuse MEPS name and logos to mislead the public.