RGB Networks, the leader in network video processing, today announced that Color IPTV, a provider of broadband video services in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, has deployed RGB’s Broadcast Network Processor (BNP) as the heart of its video delivery network serving its 12,000 subscribers.
Number of MTS-Uzbekistan subscribers comprised 5.8 million at the end of February, Russia’s MobileTele Systems (MTS) said.
A delegation of Korea Telecom led by its vice-president Men Su Ho [transliterated] held negotiations with the representatives of the Uzbek Agency for Communication and Information on 9 March.
Afghanistan capital Kabul has been connected to central Asian states through Optic Fiber, Afghan Minister for Communication Amirzai Sangin said Wednesday.
MTS’ market share in Uzbekistan was at 46% at the end of the fourth quarter of 2008 compared to 49%, Russia’s Mobile TeleSystems OJSC said on 11 March.
By the end of 2008 the monthly Internet subscriber base in the Central Asian countries of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan reached 5.7 million compared to 4.7 million in 2007, Json & Partners said in its report.
Central Asia’s emerging markets will continue flocking to mobile telecom services over the next five years, with subscriber bases growing about 13% per year and revenues growing by 8% annually through 2013, according to a new report from Pyramid Research, the telecom research arm of the Light Reading Communications Network.
Uzbek cellular operator Coscom has launched commercial operations of its third generation (3G) mobile network after investing US$30 million in its development, the company said on Monday.
Mobile TeleSystems (MTS), the largest mobile phone operator in Russia and the CIS, announced today that it has selected Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide (Ogilvy PR) as its global communications partner. The account was won after a global competitive pitch at the end of last year and will be led out of the agency’s London and New York offices.