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NTT DoCoMo Sets Mobile Number Portability Transfer Fees and Announces Campaign Products & Services.

Tokyo, Japan, Aug 29, 2006 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DoCoMo, Inc. and its eight regional subsidiaries announced today that they set transfer handling fees for switching carriers under mobile number portability (MNP), which will be implemented on October 24.

Subscribers who switch to DoCoMo from other operators will not be charged an MNP transfer fee, but like all new applicants, must pay a contract handling fee of 3,150 yen (including 5% sales tax). DoCoMo subscribers who move to other operators will be charged an MNP transfer fee of 2,100 yen (including 5% sales tax).

DoCoMo will hold an MNP Reservation Campaign between September 10 to October 23. People who apply to DoCoMo during this period and who conclude the contract between October 24 and December 31, 2006 will be awarded 2,000 DoCoMo points, worth 2,000 yen, which can be applied toward the purchase of DoCoMo handsets or other products.

About NTT DoCoMo

NTT DoCoMo is the world's leading mobile communications company, serving more than 50 million customers. The company offers a wide variety of cutting-edge mobile multimedia services, including i-mode, which provides e-mail and Internet access to over 45 million subscribers as the world's most popular mobile Internet service, and FOMA, launched in 2001 as the world's first 3G mobile service based on W-CDMA. In addition to wholly owned subsidiaries in Europe, North America and Asia, the company is expanding its global reach through strategic alliances with mobile and multimedia service providers in Asia-Pacific and Europe. NTT DoCoMo is listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. For more information, visit

Source: NTT DoCoMo

NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
Eijun Tanaka
Assistant Manager,
International Public Relations Group

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