TOKYO, JAPAN, March 24, 2009 ---
- Reason for share repurchase
To improve capital efficiency and to implement flexible capital policies in accordance with the business environment.
- Details of share repurchase
(1) Class of shares: Common stock
(2) Period for share repurchase: From March 13, 2009 to March 24, 2009
(3) Aggregate number of shares repurchased: 73,676 shares
(4) Aggregate price of shares repurchased: 10,000,128,300 yen
(5) Method of repurchase: Purchase on the Tokyo Stock Exchange
The above repurchase of shares was approved by DOCOMO's shareholders at the 17th annual general meeting of shareholders, which was held on June 20, 2008. 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 900,000 shares
-Aggregate price of shares to be repurchased: Up to 150,000,000,000 yen
Aggregate number and aggregate price of shares repurchased since the shareholders resolution on June 20, 2008 are as follows:
-Aggregate number of shares repurchased: 545,083 shares
-Aggregate price of shares repurchased: 84,997,487,100 yen
- About NTT DOCOMO
NTT DOCOMOis the world's leading mobile operator and provider of advanced mobile services. The company serves over 54 million customers in Japan, including 48 million using i-mode™, the world's most popular mobile e-mail/Internet platform, and 48 million using FOMA™, the world's original 3G mobile service based on W-CDMA. As a leader in the development of cutting-edge mobile technologies, DOCOMO is continually expanding the role of mobile phones as versatile and highly personalized "lifestyle tools" for everyday life, including with a wide range of innovative services for mobile payments, GPS, mobile TV, multimedia content and much more. NTT DOCOMOis listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. For more information, visit www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english.
FOMA service is only available in Japan.