Philips updates market on matters related to financial reporting

December 3, 2012

Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Today, Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) will host a conference call to update the markets on matters related to financial reporting (including e.g. Pensions). Chief Financial Officer Ron Wirahadiraksa will host the conference call together with Emmanuel Delay, Group Controller.


The conference call on financial reporting related matters is being conducted for the second year since 2011 as Philips has combined the Capital Markets Days for the Lighting and Consumer Lifestyle sectors into one event in September.


The call will start on Monday, December 3 at 13:00 PM CET. The relevant dial-in numbers, a live audio webcast of the conference call, as well as the handout of the presentation can be found via this link. Reporters can access the call in a listen-only mode.

For further information, please contact:

Joost Akkermans
Philips Corporate Communications
Tel: +31 020 5977411

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About Royal Philips Electronics

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips posted 2011 sales of EUR 22.6 billion and employs approximately 122,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming, home and portable entertainment and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at


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