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Russia’s mobile operators gear up for 5G services by 2018

The Russian telecom market is the largest in Europe, supported by a population of about 143.5 million. The country’s ongoing economic woes, partly resulting from difficulties associated with a range of sanctions related to the annexation of Ukraine, have impacted … Continue reading

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Russia commits to improving IT services to 37 million rural citizens

The Russian telecom market is the largest in Europe, supported by a population of about 147 million. The market is dominated by the western regions where the main cities and economic centres are concentrated. All sectors have been liberalised, with … Continue reading

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Russia delivering the strongest fibre-based broadband growth in Europe

Russia’s huge and fully liberalised telecom market is supported by a population of about 143 million. Although the market is dominated by the western regions where the main cities and economic centres are concentrated, efforts continue to be made to … Continue reading

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MNOs look to Eastern European markets for investment opportunities

The saturated mobile voice market in Western European countries has in recent years encouraged established mobile network operators (MNOs) to seek opportunities in Eastern European markets. This trend is expected to develop further in coming years as MNOs continue to … Continue reading

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Telcos and regulator in Russia step up a gear for national broadband infrastructure

Telecom market overview Supported by palpable economic recovery during the last two years, Russia’s telecom sector is expected to grow 2.5% in 2012. The market has undergone significant recent changes since Rostelecom in 2011 absorbed the seven regional operators to … Continue reading

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