Mobile Internet penetration in Uzbekistan made up 4.8%, the State Demonopolization Committee said on the result of analysis of data transfer market, including Internet.
A training course on “Application of ICT in Public Administration” was held in Tashkent on 2-3 June. Aiming at raising awareness of state workers on various concepts and developments, world trends in Information Communication Technologies, it engaged around 40 representatives of different state establishments of the Tashkent Region, regional branches, various agencies, as well as some local production ventures.
Net income of Uzbektelecom joint-stock company, national telecommunication operator of Uzbekistan, made up 7.5 billion soums in the first quarter of 2009.
Siemens Enterprise Communications appointed Alexander Grevtsev as head of representative office in Central Asia, where he will be responsible for development of business and realization of business strategy.
Softline Educational Center announced on launch of Prometric Testing Center in Uzbekistan, which will offer various testing and assessment products to ICT specialists.
MTS Uzbekistan, Largest mobile operator of Uzbekistan in terms of subscribers’ number, launched MMS contest "Children - our happiness".
The U-Trade Hub, the world’s first electronic trade system developed by Korea in last July, will be exported to Uzbekistan. The Ministry of Knowledge Economy of Korea said that it exchanged a MoU with the Ministry of Foreign Economy Relations, Investment and Trade of Uzbekistan for the establishment and operation of e-trading system.
Vimpelcom, leading telecommunication service operator in Russia and the CIS, said its Uzbek subsidiary, Unitel, doubled its net operating revenue in the first quarter of 2009 to 1.984 billion Russian rubles.
Single communication operator Beeline (Unitel and Buzton) organized an action action “Golden number to excellent students” for Samarkand students.