TOKYO, JAPAN, October 31, 2006 ---
- Method of repurchase
The Company will place purchase orders for its own shares through brokerages at the closing price trading on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Trading Network System (i.e., ToSTNeT-2) in the 8:45 am session on November 1, 2006 with the closing price of its common stock traded on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange market on October 31, 2006 (179,000 yen) (it will not change the method of trading or the proposed trading time). The purchase orders will be placed only in this trading time.
- Detail of repurchase
(1) Class of shares: Common stock
(2) Aggregate number of shares to be repurchased: 83,000 shares
The number of shares for which the Company will place purchase orders will not be changed. Depending on the market conditions, however, there is a possibility that a part or all of such shares may not be repurchased.
Repurchases will be made to the extent that sell orders match buy orders.
- Announcement of the result of repurchase
The result of the repurchase will be published after completion of the ToSTNeT-2 trades on November 1, 2006.
- (Reference 1)
- The above repurchase of shares was approved by DoCoMo's shareholders at the 15th annual general meeting of shareholders, which was held on June 20, 2006. The summary of the resolution is as follows:
-Class of Shares to be repurchased: Common Stock
-Aggregate number of shares to be repurchased: Up to 1,400,000 shares
-Aggregate price of shares to be repurchased: Up to 250,000,000,000 yen
- (Reference 2)
- Aggregate number and aggregate price of shares repurchased since the shareholders resolution on June 20, 2006 are as follows:
-Aggregate number of shares repurchased: 234,171 shares
-Aggregate price of shares repurchased: 39,998,581,000 yen
- About NTT DoCoMo
NTT DoCoMois the world's leading mobile communications company. DoCoMo serves more than 52 million customers, of which more than half subscribe to FOMA™, launched as the world's first 3G mobile service based on W-CDMAin 2001. DoCoMo also offers a wide variety of leading-edge mobile multimedia services, including i-mode™, the world's most popular mobile e-mail/Internet service, used by more than 47 million people. With the addition of credit-card and other e-wallet functions, DoCoMo mobile phones have become highly versatile tools for daily life. NTT DoCoMois listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges.
For more information, visit www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english.