VimpelCom declares interest in Armentel

8 Jun 2006

Russian cellco VimpelCom has confirmed its intention to bid for the 90% stake in Armentel, recently put up for sale by Greece’s OTE. ‘We will take part in the first stage of the tender,’ said VimpelCom spokesperson Yulia Ostroukhova, ‘but we are not going to reveal any details until the tender results are announced.’