In December, revenues of enterprises from provision of communication services grew by 6.4% compared with November, from UAH 3,955.690 million to UAH 4,210.179 million, the State Statistics Committee has informed Ukrainian News.
In 2009 Ukrainian telecom companies decreased their total revenues by 35 percent in dollar terms to $5.6 billion, reflecting the hryvnia’s sharp depreciation and negative impact of the ongoing economic decline.
The Ukrainian Radio Systems communication operator, which renders its services under the Beeline brand, has introduced a 30-second tariff rate for pre-paid subscribers as of January 21, 2010, the company reported.
Central European Media Enterprises Ltd (CME) has entered into an agreement with Harley Trading Limited, a company beneficially owned by Ihor Kolomoisky, to sell 100% of television channels Studio 1+1 and Kino, reads a statement made CME. According to the…
The Istil group of companies has concentrated 45% of Kyiv-based group Poverkhnost, an informed source close to the deal told Ukrainian News.
A producer of electronic books Kyiv-based PocketBook company, and Netronix Inc, Taiwan, announced the creation of a joint venture named PocketBook Global.
Turkish telco, Turkcell says that it is to guarantee a US$75 million loan being signed by its Dutch subsidiary, Financell to fund network expansion by Astelit – a mobile network in Ukraine. The financing will be used for the products and services that will be purchased from Ericsson AB and Ericsson Ukraine for Astelit LLC’s 2G infrastructure investments.
Ukraine’s second largest mobile operator Ukrainian Mobile Communications, or UMC, plans to launch a CDMA-450 mobile network into commercial operations by July, UMC’s General Director Adam Voyatski told Prime-Tass late Thursday.
Ukraine’s second largest mobile operator Ukrainian Mobile Communications, or UMC, has ceased providing mobile services in the NMT-450 standard, the company said in a press release Monday.
Ukraine’s mobile market continued to boom in the first half of this year, though the mobile subscriber base is unlikely to double as it did in 2005, analysts said. Mobile operators are trying to attract customers who spend less, as well as people who want to use several SIM cards. Ukraine?s market may reach 100% SIM-card penetration in 2007 as a result but the ARPU is likely to fall. The boom is coming to and end, analysts said.