Gold blend: telco under new management

14 Aug 2008

Ukrainian Radio Systems (URS), which offers mobile services under the Beeline trademark of parent Vimpelcom, has merged its management structure with that of its sister company Golden Telecom (Ukraine), reports the Ukrainian Journal. Russian cellular group Vimpelcom completed the purchase of integrated telecoms service provider Golden in late February. Golden and URS will both be headed by URS Director General Oleksandr Barinov, who will manage all business operations in Ukraine.