Rostelecom plots MVNO on MegaFon's network

2 Mar 2011

According to Kommersant, Russian national operator Rostelecom has entered into negotiations with cellco MegaFon regarding the use of its network for the potential launch of a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO). The newspaper indicates that Rostelecom approached all of the so-called ‘Big Three’ operators (also comprising Mobile TeleSystems (MTS) and Vimpelcom) regarding the mooted MVNO, but the deal with MegaFon is the one that has been tipped to succeed.

Russia, MegaFon, Rostelecom