In July, the number of subscribers of Astelit, the mobile communications operator that owns the life:) brand, went down by 0.7% or 0.08 million people to 11.69 million people.
This was reported in the results of a research conducted by the iKS-Сonsulting company, the text of which
In July 2010, comparing to July 2009, the number of subscribers of life:) fell by 1.3% or 0.15 million.
As Ukrainian News earlier reported, in June, number of life:) subscribers decreased by 0.8% or 0.09 million to 11.77 million.
Astelit finished 2009 with losses of USD 111.8 million, having decreased its net revenues by 19.9% or USD 87.6 million to USD 351.1 million over 2008.
The Turkcell company (Turkey) owns 54.8% of the shares in Astelit, while the System Capital Management corporation (Donetsk) owns 45.2%.