Notice on Application Status of Tender Offer (TOB)

As announced in the [Announcement Regarding on the Commencement of Tender Offer (friendly takeover)], disclosed at 15:00 on September 16, 2018, we are currently at Stage 2 of the Tender Offer.

As of 16:00 on Sept. 26, 2018, there are more than half of the applications that the Tender Offer wants to acquire (over 16.5% of total share).
Therefore, the Tender Offer Rule “when the total number of application requested by the Tender Offer is less than half of 79,200,000 MIN even after 120 hours from the commencement of the Tender Offer Period, , the Offer is to reconsider the purchase price” does not apply, meaning that Stage 2 Tender Offer will continue until Oct. 15, 2018.

After the end of Stage 2, if the number of applications does not meet the number expected by the Offer (that is, 33.3% or 79,200,000 MIN ), we will move on to Stage 3 of the Tender Offer.