Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation

Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation
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Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation
Government-owned corporation
FoundedMarch, 1994
LocationSeongdong-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Key peopleEum Seong Jik (President)
IndustryRapid transit
Operating income232,723,800,607 KRWON
Net income-134,163,547,215 KRWON
Employees6,920
Website[1]
Korean name
Hangul 서울특별시도시철도공?
Hanja 서울特別市都市鐵道公?
Revised Romanization Seoul Teukbyeolsi Dosicheoldo Gongsa
McCune-Reischauer Sŏul Tŭkpyŏlsi Tosich'ŏlto Kongsa


Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation (SMRT) was established in 1994 to operate the Seoul subway lines 5, 6, 7, and 8.

The corporation operates a total of 201 subway trains at 148 stations on lines 5-8. The operation intervals are from 2.5-6 minutes during rush hours and 5-10 minutes during non-rush hours. The combined daily ridership of subway lines 5-8 is 2,037,000 [1].

See also

References

1. ^ Transportation: Subway. Seoul Metropolitan Government. Retrieved on 2007-08-07.

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A government corporation, government-owned corporation or government business enterprise is a legal entity created by a government to exercise some of the powers of the government.
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Seongdong-gu is one of the 25 gu which make up the city of Seoul, South Korea. It is situated on the north bank of the Han River. It is divided into 20 dong (neighborhoods).
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Seoul (서울) listen   [sʌ.
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Motto
홍익인간(弘益人間) 널리 인간을 이롭게 하?
Anthem
Aegukga (애국가; 愛國歌)
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Industry (from Latin industrius, "diligent, industrious"), is the segment of economy concerned with production of goods. Industry began in its present form during the 1800s, aided by technological advances, and it has continued to develop to this day.
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rapid transit, underground, subway, elevated or metro(politan) system is a railway — usually in an urban area—with a high capacity and frequency of service and grade separation from other traffic.
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In financial and business accounting, earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) is a measure of a firm's profitability that excludes interest and income tax expenses.[1]

EBIT = Operating Revenue – Operating Expenses + Non-operating Income
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Net income is equal to the income that a firm has after subtracting costs and expenses from the total revenue. Net income can be distributed among holders of common stock as a dividend or held by the firm as retained earnings.
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Writing system: Exclusive use of Hangul (N. & S. Korea), mix of Hangul and Hanja (S. Korea), or Cyrillic alphabet (lesser used in Goryeomal
Official status
Official language of:  North Korea
 South Korea
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Hangul (한글) or Chosŏn'gŭl (조선글) [2]

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Origins
Traditional Chinese
Variant characters
Simplified Chinese
Simplified Chinese (2nd-round)
Traditional/Simplified (debate)
Kanji
- Man'yōgana
Hanja
- Idu
Han Tu
- Chữ Nm

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The Revised Romanization of Korean is the official Korean language romanization system in South Korea. It is the official South Korean replacement for the 1984 McCune-Reischauer–based romanization system.
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McCune-Reischauer romanization is one of the two most widely used Korean language romanization systems, along with the Revised Romanization of Korean, which replaced (a modified) McCune-Reischauer as the official romanization system in South Korea in 2000.
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Seoul Metropolitan Subway is one of the most heavily used subway systems in the world, with well over 8 million trips daily on the system's ten lines (total figures for Seoul Metro, Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation & Korean Railroad commuter lines).
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Seoul Subway Line 5 of the Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation, dubbed the purple line, is a long line crossing from the west to the east across the Seoul National Capital Area.
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Seoul Subway Line 6 of the Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation cuts across northern Seoul in a U-shape. Line 6 opened its first section 7 August 2000: Bonghwasan - Sangwolgok (4 km).
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Seoul Subway Line 7 of the Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation was built 1990-96 (Jangam-Konkuk Univ.) and was completed 1 August 2000 (central section 17 km.
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Seoul Subway Line 8 of the Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation was built 1990-99 and mainly serves the southeastern parts of Seoul and Seongnam. Jamsil to Amsa was opened July 1999. Total length: 17.7 km.
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Seoul Metropolitan Subway is one of the most heavily used subway systems in the world, with well over 8 million trips daily on the system's ten lines (total figures for Seoul Metro, Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation & Korean Railroad commuter lines).
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Korail

Government-owned corporation
Founded September 1, 1963

Location Dunsan-dong, Seo-gu, Daejeon, South Korea
Key people Lee Chul (CEO)
Industry Mass transit
Products Railroad and subway transportation
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Seoul Metro

Government-owned corporation
Founded June, 1970

Location Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Key people Kim Sang Don (President)
Industry Rapid transit
Products Subway

Operating income 6,593,770,000,000 (KRWON)(2005)
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Transportation in South Korea is provided by extensive networks of railways, highways, bus routes, ferry services, and air routes that criss-cross the country.

Railways

South Korea has an excellent railroad network.
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