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ISPs include:

Korea Telecom

Internet cafes are available in Seoul, and one in Taejon.


Available at major hotels and business centres.


Airmail takes up to ten days to Western Europe.

Post offices hours: Monday-Friday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm, Saturday 9.00 am - 1.00 pm.


Korea Daily News, The Korea Herald and The Korea Times are English-language national dailies.


Voice of America and BBC World Service can be received. The most current can be found online as from time to time the frequencies change.


There is a service at all main hotels. Korea International Telecommunications Services at 1, Choongmo-ro, Chung-gu, Seoul provides a 24-hour public service.

Telephone - land line

  Full IDD is available to Seoul and other major cities.
  Country dialing code is 82
  There are no area codes
  Outgoing international codes: 001 or 002

Telephone - mobile

SK Telecom is the main network provider. It is possible to rent a handset to use whilst in Korea (Rep) (contact SK Telecom, as above). A new 3G network, KT ICOM, is also available.
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