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    • Media advisory - AbitibiBowater to present at the 2009 Credit Suisse Global Forest Products Conference
          ABH (NYSE, TSX)
          MONTREAL, Feb. 12 /CNW Telbec/ - AbitibiBowater Inc. President and Chief
      Executive Officer David J. Paterson will present at the 2009 Credit Suisse
      Global Forest Products Conference in New York on Thursday, February 19, 2009,
      at 8:05 a.m. (Eastern).
          A copy of the presentation will be available on AbitibiBowater's web
      site. Interested parties are invited to use the link provided under "Webcasts
      & Presentations" on the Investors page of
          AbitibiBowater produces a wide range of newsprint, commercial printing
      papers, market pulp and wood products. It is the eighth largest publicly
      traded pulp and paper manufacturer in the world. AbitibiBowater owns or
      operates 25 pulp and paper facilities and 30 wood products facilities located
      in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and South Korea. Marketing
      its products in more than 90 countries, AbitibiBowater is also among the
      world's largest recyclers of old newspapers and magazines, and has third-party
      certified 100% of its managed woodlands to sustainable forest management
      standards. AbitibiBowater's shares trade under the stock symbol ABH on both
      the New York Stock Exchange and the Toronto Stock Exchange.
      For further information:
      For further information: Investors: Duane Owens, Vice President,
      Finance, (864) 282-9488