Perm-based telco back in fashion as subs base rises

26 Apr 2013

Perm-based cableco ER-Telecom, Russia’s second largest broadband operator by subscribers, ended 1Q13 with 5.4 million subscribers, Broadband TV News reports, with the company’s enlarged user base representing a 28% increase year-on-year. TeleGeography notes that around half of these subscriptions are cable TV only accounts, with the company’s broadband base standing at around 2.5 million at the end of the first quarter. Citing ‘preliminary results’ issued by the company, the website says that ER’s revenues for 1Q13 amounted to RUB4.4 billion (USD140.5 million).

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