Latest Telecoms News about Uzbekistan

Uzbeks to launch new smartphone firm

  Uzbekistan, the only Central Asian country making smartphones, should reap economic benefits from the growing mobile technology industry, industry watchers said....

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Russia's MTS Could Return to Uzbek Market Following Earlier Bankruptcy

  Russia's MTS could be about to make a return to the Uzbekistan market, just a couple of years after it wrote off most of its US$1.1 billion investment in the country....

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Daughter of Uzbekistan's President Named in TeliaSonera Bribery Scandal

  Swedish prosecutors looking into bribery allegations at TeliaSonera have confirmed that they are looking into claims that the daughter of Uzbekistan's president was the main beneficiary....

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TeliaSonera Facing US Criminal Investigation Over Uzbek Subsidiary

  Sweden's TeliaSonera has confirmed that has been informed that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has an ongoing investigation regarding its transactions in Uzbekistan....

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TeliaSonera Offices Raided in Suspected Bribery Probe

  TeliaSonera has revealed that two of its Dutch holding companies are subject to a preliminary investigation concerning bribery and money laundering....

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VimpelCom Facing Criminal Investigation in the Netherlands

  Russia's VimpelCom is facing an investigation from the USA's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which it says appears to be concerned with the company's operations in Uzbekistan. ...

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Uzbekistan to Create New National Mobile Network

  Uzbekistan is planning to deploy a new national mobile network, the country's President has announced....

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MTS Uzbekistan Assets Transfered to State-Owned Telco

  Uzbekistan's state-owned Uzbektelecom has acquired the assets of the local mobile network, MTS-Uzbekistan following its forced bankruptcy last year....

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Top TeliaSonera Exec Replaced Over Uzbek Scandal

  A top manager of the Swedish telecommunications company TeliaSonera has been replaced amid ongoing investigations into the company's business dealings with a partner in Uzbekistan....

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Auction of MTS's Uzbek Assets Fails to Get a Single Bidder

  Attempts by the Uzbekistan government to sell the assets it seized from MTS's local subsidiary at an auction have failed, and they are now being offered to the creditors in lieu of debts....

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