Media Advisory - TELUS and Emergis host conference call for investors and media



    VANCOUVER and MONTREAL, Nov. 29 /CNW/ - TELUS (TSX: T, T.A; NYSE:   TU) and
Emergis (TSX: EME) will hold a joint conference call and webcast to discuss
the details of a support agreement, under which the Emergis Board of Directors
has unanimously recommended that its shareholders accept TELUS' offer to
acquire all of its outstanding shares, to their respective shareholders.
    Members of the media are invited to attend on a listen-only basis.

    
    What:              Conference call and webcast

    When:              Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. ET

    Participants:      Darren Entwistle, President & Chief Executive Officer,
                       TELUS

                       Robert McFarlane, EVP & Chief Financial Officer, TELUS

                       Joe Natale, EVP & President, TELUS Business Solutions

                       François Côté, President & Chief Executive Officer,
                       Emergis

    Toll free dial in: 1-888-458-1598, Participant pass code 65789 followed
                       by the number sign

    Overseas dial in:  403-232-6311, Participant pass code 65789 followed by
                       the number sign
    

    The presentation will available for download prior to the call at the
following link: http://about.telus.com/investors/en/newsevents/index.html.

    The teleconference will be recorded and available for playback
approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of the live conference call. The
recording can be accessed until midnight on December 12, 2007 by dialing
1-877-653-0545 (toll free), 403-232-0933 (direct call), access code 519940
followed by the number sign.

    About Emergis

    Emergis (TSX: EME) develops and manages solutions that automate
transactions and the secure exchange of information to increase the process
efficiency and quality of service of its customers. Emergis generated
$170 million in revenues in 2006 and currently employs approximately 1,100
people in offices across Canada including: the Longueuil, Québec headquarters
and offices in Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Ottawa, Toronto, and Calgary. Emergis has
expertise in electronic health-related claims processing, health records
systems, pharmacy management solutions, cash management and loan document
processing and registration. In Canada, Emergis delivers solutions to major
insurance companies, top financial institutions, government agencies,
hospitals, large corporations, real estate lawyers and notaries, and
3,100 pharmacies. Emergis' shares are included in the S&P/TSX Composite Index.

    About TELUS

    TELUS (TSX: T, T.A; NYSE:   TU) is a leading national telecommunications
company in Canada, with $9.0 billion of annual revenue and 11.0 million
customer connections including 5.4 million wireless subscribers, 4.4 million
wireline network access lines and 1.2 million Internet subscribers. TELUS
provides a wide range of communications products and services including data,
Internet protocol (IP), voice, entertainment and video. Committed to being
Canada's premier corporate citizen, we give where we live. Since 2000, TELUS
and our team members have contributed more than $91 million to charitable and
non-profit organizations and volunteered more than 1.7 million hours of
service to local communities. Eight TELUS Community Boards across Canada lead
our local philanthropic initiatives. For more information about TELUS, please
visit TELUS.com.





For further information:

For further information: Jim Johannsson, TELUS Media Relations, (780)
493-6197, Jim.johannsson@telus.com; Emergis Media and Investor Relations, John
Gutpell, (450) 928-6956, ir@emergis.com

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