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History

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


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2009

01
  • Lee Seok-Chae becomes chairman
  • Board agrees to merge kt and KTF
04
  • Launch of the Home Service Brand "QOOK"
  • Portable wireless router -- "egg"
06
  • World’s first commercialization of SHOW and Hyundai mobile service
07
  • Announcement of a new management direction "olleh"
  • Acquirement of ISO 20000 for the IT service field
08
  • Agreement for kt global satellite communications with the Korea Polar Research Institute
10
  • IT technology cooperation agreement with Ericson
11
  • First Korean company to give back to the community through Twitter
  • iPhone 3GS released
12
  • First Wibro connection in Africa
  • NTT, DOCOMO, and kt exchangeable bonds transferred to ADR