Megacom’s subscriber base breaks 300,000

13 Aug 2007

Kyrgyzstani GSM cellco Megacom has reported a subscriber base at the end of July 2006 of 300,000, nearly double the 165,000 it had at the end of 2006. According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms database, Megacom is the name of the network operated by BiMoCom, which is rumoured to be controlled by Russian businessmen Vladimir Androsik and Dmitry Ivanter, who are also linked to Russian cellco Megafon. Megacom launched services in April 2006 and has proved popular amongst Kyrgyz with tariffs aimed at the man in the street.

Kyrgyzstan, MegaCom (Kyrgyzstan)