mobile providers

MTS launches Russian mobile network in Antarctic

Russia’s mobile operator MTS has installed a base station in the Antarctic: a GSM network is rolled out on the territory of the country’s local station Progress, the operator said. "A stable signal covers …

FSB and mobile operators oppose e-SIM use

Russia’s top three operators – MTS, MegaFon, and VimpelCom – and the Federal Security Service opposed use of the embedded SIM card technology, or e-SIM, in the country, three sources said. The novelty is used in …

MegaFon and VimpelCom close Euroset

Russia's two largest mobile network operators MegaFon and OJSC VimpelCom (the Beeline brand) decided to freeze the Euroset retail chains brand, MegaFon's Operating Director Anna Serebrennikova …

Is roaming to be canceled in Russia?

Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) gave mobile operators two weeks to get rid of the unjustified difference in roaming prices for subscribers of 'expensive' and 'cheap' tariffs, the official website of the …