Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
2-3-1, Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

Capital       795.6 billion
Stock         Total number of shares held: 62,322,590
		Total number of shares issued: 15,834,590
		Registered par value shares: (as of March 31,
           		2000) (Certificate value 50,000)

NTT is a major Japanese telecom firm. It acts as the holding company for it's business subsidiaries: NTT East and NTT West (Equivalent to LEC's in North American parlance), NTT Communications (equivalent to an IXC), NTT Data, and NTT DoCoMo, whose primary business is mobile phone, including cellular services, packet communication service, mobile satellite communications service, in-flight telephone service and equipment sales in each service. The most progressive and interesting company right now is NTT DoCoMo.