Latest Telecoms News about Ukraine

VimpelCom Names New CEO for Ukrainian Subsidiary

  Russia's VimpelCom has announced that Peter Chernyshov is to take over as CEO of its Ukrainian subsidiary, Kyivstar....

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Russia's Rostelecom Urged to Expand Services into Crimea

  Russia's Prime Minister, Dmitry Medvedev has called on the state-controlled telecoms operator, Rostelecom to launch its services in Crimea as soon as possible....

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Ukraine Telecoms Affected by Cyber Attacks from Crimea

  Ukraine's security services chief says that the country's telecommunications have come under attack from equipment being installed in Crimea by the Russian military....

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Gemalto SIM powers first NFC payment in Ukraine

  Smartcard vendor, Gemalto says that it has supplied its UpTeq Multi-tenant SIM embedded software and product to the Ukranian mobile network, Kyivstar, ...

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NSN Wins Network Upgrade Contracts in Ukraine and Turkmenistan

  Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) says that it has won network upgrade contracts from MTS in Ukraine and Turkmenistan. ...

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Intertelecom and Alcatel-Lucent complete mobile backhaul network in Ukraine

  Alcatel-Lucent and Intertelecom, a CDMA operator in Ukraine, have announced the completion of an Internet Protocol/Multiprotocol Label Switching-based mobile backhaul solution throughout the country....

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Nokia Updates Maps for London 2012 and Euro 2012 Sporting Events

  Nokia today announced that its Location & Commerce business has updated the NAVTEQ Map for the UK, Poland and Ukraine to help sports fans travelling to the major European events this summer...

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Ukrtelecom to Sell Mobile Network Subsidiary

  Ukrainian telco, Ukrtelecom has confirmed plans to sell off its mobile network subsidiary, Utel. The funds will be used to improve the company's landline network and broadband internet services....

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VimpelCom Profits Surge as Russian Market Recovers

  Russia based mobile network,VimpelCom has reported a 22% rise in its fourth-fiscal quarter revenues to US$2.8 billion, while net profit jumped by 63% to US$461.2 million....

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Ukrainian Government Sells State-Owned Ukrtelecom for US$1.3 Billion

  The Ukrainian government has sold the state-owned telecoms network, Ukrtelecom for US$1.3 billion to an Austrian private equity firm. ...

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