What you need to know: This weblog captures key data points about the global telecoms industry. I use it as an electronic notebook to support my work for Pringle Media.
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Growth Slows in Russia
Benefiting from rising mobile usage, Russian conglomerate Sistema said its telecommunications unit increased revenues by 24% to 12.08 billion US dollars in 2008. But growth at the unit, which includes Russia's largest mobile operator MTS, in the fourth quarter slowed to 5%. source: Sistema statement