Viettel to invest USD 600m in Ukraine

Vietnamese telecommunications company Viettel is expected to invest about U.S. $600 million in broadband development in Ukraine, Vladislav Kaskiv, director of Ukraine’s State Agency for Investments and Investment Project Management, told reporters on March 26.

Google set to buy image search engine Like.com

Internet giant will pay $100 million-plus for visual search provider, according to reports.
Google Inc. is on the verge of acquiring Like.com, a search engine that allows consumers to search for products using images, reported the TechCrunch blog Sunday.

Telecom revenues down in 2009

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.

life:) – very cheap night and unlimited Internet

Mobile operator life:) announces the expansion of mobile Internet services and launching new products – “Unlimited Internet” and “Night Internet”. Now life:) subscribers can not only view websites and email, but download files, music and even movies. For those who…