Denver, September 11, 2006 - Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) today announced that it will webcast the following presentations in September:

Oren G. Shaffer, Qwest vice chairman and CFO, will be speaking at the Bank of America 36th Annual Global Investment Conference in San Francisco at 4 p.m. PDT on Monday, Sept. 18. Shaffer's remarks will be available via webcast only.

Richard C. Notebaert, Qwest chairman and CEO, will speak at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XV Conference in New York City at 10:25 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 20. Notebaert's remarks will be available via webcast only.

Live audio of both webcasts, or replays of those webcasts, will be available at:

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