BRUSSELS, BELGIUM and WATERLOO, CANADA--(June 20, 2006) - Proximus and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced the launch of the BlackBerry(R) 8707v(TM) for corporate and individual users in Belgium. The BlackBerry 8707v integrates proven BlackBerry functionality including support for "push" email, phone, text messaging, browser, organizer and corporate data applications and is exclusively available in Belgium on the Proximus network. Leveraging the power of the Proximus UMTS network, the BlackBerry 8707v also offers increased flexibility by enabling users to send and receive emails, browse the Internet or use other mobile data applications while simultaneously making a phone call.