0
Wireless

Tele2 Russia plans LTE services in Crimea in June

Tuesday 1 April 2014 | 17:35 CET | News
Mobile operator Tele2 Russia plans to launch LTE services in the Crimea region, reports Comnews.ru. The first base stations will be deployed there by 12 June. The operator plans to provide LTE over the 900 MHz band in the cities of Sebastopol and Simferopol. The Russian federal telecommunications regulator announced that it won't require additional licences for mobile activities in the region for operators holding federal licences.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Tele2 Russia
Countries: Russian Federation / Ukraine
::: add a comment

Comments

Yep, def an April Fools prank
A R @ 9/4/2014 - 16:23

It's funny to see how far these April fools jokes can reach, check the date guys. I severely doubt any European companies would risk their image by taking advantage of this sensitive political situation!!
David K @ 8/4/2014 - 14:06


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Russia to launch new mobile operator in Crimea

Published 12 May 2014 15:31 CET | Russian Federation
The Russian government plans to set up a regional mobile operator working in the Crimea region, reports Prime citing Oleg ...

TTK eyes Crimea telecom market

Published 24 Apr 2014 16:07 CET | Russian Federation
Russian operator TTK is thinking about entering the telecommunications market in the Crimea region, reports Prime, citing CEO ...

Russian telecom regulator to open branch in Crimea

Published 02 Apr 2014 16:32 CET | Russian Federation
Russian federal telecommunications regulator Roskomnadzor has started work on the opening of a regional branch in Crimea. The ...