CHANDLER, Ariz.---June 2, 2006--Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR) today announced that it has repaid the outstanding $132 million aggregate principle balance of its 5.75% Convertible Subordinated Notes due June 1, 2006.

About Amkor:

Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR - News) is a leading provider of advanced semiconductor assembly and test services. The company offers semiconductor companies and electronics OEMs a complete set of microelectronic design and manufacturing services. More information on Amkor is available from the company's SEC filings and on Amkor's web site: www.amkor.com.

Contact:

Amkor Technology, Inc., Chandler
Jeffrey Luth 
VP Corporate Communications
480-821-5000, ext. 5130
jluth@amkor.com