Title : The Nationwide Completion of Automatization for Telephone System and the Year of Communications for Information Society
Stamp Serial#
1501 
KPC#
C-1136 
MICHEL#
1525 
StanGib#
1795 
Scott#
1495 
Date of Issue
06/30/1987 
Quantity
1,500,000 
Denomination
80Won 
Design
The Nationwide Completion of Automatization for Telephone System 
Designer
Hwang Bu-yong 
Image Area
22mm*32mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
Sheet of 20(4*5) 
Paper
White Unwatermarked
Print
Government Printing and Mint Agency of the Republic of Korea 
Description
The year 1987, marks an epoch in the Korean telecommunications since it has finaly risen to the advanced level of the world.

Remarkable progress has been made in Korean telecommunications since 1980: the facilities for telephone services have continuously been extended, a Korean-type of all-electronic telephone services has been developed and put to practical use, thus the problem of the backlog of subscription orders has been solved and the whole country has been turned into an instant telephone communication zone. It is expected that the number of telephones per household will start rising.

The Government has designated 1987 "The Year of Communications for Information Society", in order to help the nation's understanding of the role of telecommunications and their techonogical possibilities and to promote among the people a bright image of our future society of information.