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The history of kt symbolizes the history of information and communications in Korea.


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1999

05
  • Korea’s science research satellite, Uribyeol 3, is successfully launched
  • kt Corporation publishes DR and lists itself overseas
  • Paid-in capital increase of 1214 billion KRW from overseas DR publication
06
  • High-speed internet ADSL service launches
  • Over 10 million mobile phone users subscribe
09
  • High speed internet ADSL-B&A service becomes available
  • The Mugunghwa-3 Satellite is successfully launched
12
  • The 7th International Submarine Cable (SMW-3) opens (East Asia-Middle East-Europe)