UCell (the trademark of the foreign enterprise Coscom LLC), one of the leading cellular operators in Uzbekistan, reached another landmark of 2 million subscribers, less than 5 months after surpassing 1 million in April 2008.
Russia’s Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (MTS) said on 12 August that its Uzbek subsidiary’s revenue increased by 64% year-on-year to US$93 million as of 1 July 2008.
Uzbek operator Super iMax launched pilot WiMax network in four regions of Uzbekistan, the management of the company told Russia’s Prime Tass.
Pilot zones of terrestrial digital TV broadcasting is being created in two cities of Uzbekistan, the Uzbek Agency for Communication and Information (UzACI) said on its official website on 5 August.
A seminar on "The role and importance of modern information technologies in government administration" was held in UZINFOCOM Center for representatives of regional khokimiyats of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Unitel LLC (subsidiary of the VimpelCom OJSC, rendering mobile communication services under the “Beeline” trademark in the territory of Uzbekistan) announces about the starting of the service “My melody” for its subscribers with credit and prepaid system of payment in Tashkent City, Tashkent, Syrdarya, Surkhandarya, Kashkadarya, Samarkand, Jizzakh, Namangan, Ferghana and Andizhan regions.
Ucell, one of the leading mobile operators in Uzbekistan, on 1 August 2008 launched its first GPRS/EDGE high-speed mobile data network services “Ucell Internet” and “Ucell WAP” in a test mode to sharpen its competitive edge.
Number of Internet users in Uzbekistan reached 2.21 million people, the website of the Uzbek Agency for Communication and Information (UzACI) said. The number of users increased by about 200,000 new users in January-June 2008.