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Akzo Nobel Share Buyback Program (Week 34)

PRESS RELEASE: Akzo Nobel has announced that, in line with the launch of its EUR 1.6 billion share buyback program on May 3, 2007, the company has repurchased 1,590,000 common shares in the period August 20 until August 24, 2007.

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, August 27, 2007 — Akzo Nobel (Euronext Amsterdam: AKZ; Nasdaq: AKZOY) has announced that, in line with the launch of its EUR 1.6 billion share buyback program on May 3, 2007, the company has repurchased 1,590,000 common shares in the period August 20 until August 24, 2007.

were repurchased at an average price of EUR 55.55 for a total amount of EUR 88.3 million.

The total number of shares repurchased under this program to date is 24,207,241 common shares for a total consideration of EUR 1,458 million.

completion of the share buyback program is expected within a few weeks.

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