TSMC Donates NT 5,000,000 to Help the Victim Households in Typhoon NariTSMC Entrusts the Red Cross Society of R. O. C. to Provide the Victims with Daily Necessities as Emergency Measures

Hsinchu, Taiwan, Sep. 19th, 2001 - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSMC) (NYSE: TSM, TAIEX: 2330) today announced that it donated NT 5,000,000 to help the victims in Typhoon Nari, which ravaged Taiwan and affected many households in this island. With the donation of NT 5,000,000, TSMC entrusted the Red Cross Society of R.O. C. to provide the victim households with daily necessities as emergency measures, hoping to help the victims overcome the hardship.