Madrid, Spain (ots/PRNewswire) -
-- The Expiration Date of the U.S. Offer has been extended until
12:00 midnight, New York City time, on October 31, 2008.
Telefonica S.A. ("Telefonica") announced today that the U.S.
Offer would be extended to 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on
October 31, 2008.
The Chilean Offer will expire at 11:00 p.m., New York City
time, on October 30, 2008.
A Schedule TO/13E-3 and a Schedule 14D-9, each as amended, have
been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC")
and are publicly available on the SEC website (www.sec.gov). A
Supplement dated October 27, 2008 to the Offer to Purchase is
included in these filings. Shareholders are encouraged to read these
documents for important and more detailed information regarding the
ots Originaltext: Telefónica S.A.
Im Internet recherchierbar: http://www.presseportal.ch
Edward McCarthy for Telefonica S.A., +1-212-493-6952