CN to report third-quarter 2008 financial results on Oct. 21, 2008

    MONTREAL, Oct. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:   CNI) will issue its
third-quarter 2008 financial and operating results tomorrow, Oct. 21, 2008,
shortly after 4 p.m. Eastern time (ET). CN's senior officers will review the
results and the railway's outlook in a conference call/webcast tomorrow
afternoon starting at 4.30 p.m. ET.
    Parties interested in participating in, or listening to, the presentation
and following question-and-answer period by telephone should dial
1-866-542-4239 or 416-641-6114 by 4.20 p.m. ET Oct. 21.
    E. Hunter Harrison, president and chief executive officer of CN, will
lead the conference call; he will be joined on the call by Claude Mongeau,
executive vice-president and chief financial officer, and James Foote,
executive vice-president, Sales and Marketing.
    CN will <a href="">webcast the presentation</a> live and furnish slides supporting the
officers' remarks via the Investors section of its website, The slides will be posted shortly after 4 p.m. ET
Oct. 21 under Webcasts & Events. A webcast replay of the presentation will be
available shortly after the call ends.

    CN - Canadian National Railway Company and its operating railway
subsidiaries - spans Canada and mid-America, from the Atlantic and Pacific
oceans to the Gulf of Mexico, serving the ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert,
B.C., Montreal, Halifax, New Orleans, and Mobile, Ala., and the key
metropolitan areas of Toronto, Buffalo, Chicago, Detroit, Duluth,
Minn./Superior, Wis., Green Bay, Wis., Minneapolis/St. Paul, Memphis, and
Jackson, Miss., with connections to all points in North America. For more
information on CN, visit the company's website at

For further information:

For further information: Media: Mark Hallman, Director, Communications,
Media, (905) 669-3384; Investment Community: Robert Noorigian, Vice-President,
Investor Relations, (514) 399-0052

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