Announces Q3/03 Results Release and Conference Call Dates

VANCOUVER, CANADA -- October 6, 2003 -- Nam Tai Electronics, Inc. (“Nam Tai” or the “Company”) (NYSE Symbol: NTE; CBOE Symbol: QNA) today announced it will release its unaudited third quarter results for the period ended September 30, 2003 after the market closes on Friday, October 24, 2003.

The Company will hold a conference call on Monday, October 27, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time for analysts to discuss the third quarter results with management. Analysts who wish to receive the toll free dial-in number for this conference call are invited to contact the Investor Relations Office at 1-800-661-8831 no later than 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, October 24, 2003.

Shareholders, media, and interested investors are invited to listen to the live conference call over the Internet by going to www.namtai.com and clicking on the conference call webcast link or over the phone by dialing (651) 224-7497 just prior to its start time. Users will be asked to register with the conference call operator.

Dividend Reminder

The third quarter dividend is payable on October 21, 2003 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 30, 2003.

About Nam Tai

We are an electronics manufacturing and design services provider to original equipment manufacturers of telecommunications and consumer electronic products. Through our electronics manufacturing services operations, we manufacture electronic components and subassemblies, including LCD panels, LCD modules, radio frequency modules, flexible printed circuit subassemblies, and image sensors. These components are used in numerous electronic products, including cellular phones, laptop computers, digital cameras, copiers, fax machines, electronic toys, handheld video game devices and microwave ovens. We also manufacture finished products, including cellular phones, palm-sized PCs, personal digital assistants, electronic dictionaries, calculators and digital camera accessories for use with cellular phones. Further information is available at www.namtai.com.