Wärtsilä’s Financial Statement Bulletin 2008 to be published 30 January 2009 at 8.30 a.m. local time

Wärtsilä Corporation, Stock exchange release, 19 January 2009 at 11:00 UTC+2

Wärtsilä Corporation will publish its Financial Statement Bulletin for the year 2008 on Friday 30 January 2009 at 8.30 a.m. Finnish time. The bulletin will be available on the company website at www.wartsila.com after publishing.

An analyst and press conference will be held on the same date, Friday 30 January 2009, at 10.45 a.m. Finnish time (8.45 a.m. UK time), at the Wärtsilä headquarters in Helsinki, Finland.

To participate in the teleconference please call: +44 (0) 20 7162 0077 and enter the Conference ID: 823162. If you want to ask questions during the teleconference, press the number 1 on your phone to register for a question and the # -key to withdraw a question. The event title for the call is: Results Q4. Please be ready to state your details and the name of the conference to the operator. If problems occur, please press the *-button followed by the 0-button. We would recommend that you would register to the conference in advance at the following address:

An on-demand version of the webcast will be available on the company website later the same day.