Ukrtelecom, the largest telecommunications company in Ukraine, will begin charging 5 kopecks per minute for telephone calls between members of a group under the U’family and Your Family tariff plans during roaming within Ukraine on February 1.
According to Ukrtelecom, charges will not be levies for such calls in the UMTS (3G) network.
At present, telephone calls between members of a group are free under the U’family 3, U’family 5, and Your Family tariff plans.
These tariff plans are not available to new subscribers.
Ukrtelecom provides roaming services within Ukraine jointly with the Kyivstar telecommunications company.