VivaCell-MTS commercially launched its 4G/LTE network in most parts of Yerevan, as well as Gyumri, Vanadzor, Dilijan and Tsakhadzor, with theoretical capacity of downlink peak data rates of up to 150 Mbps, and uplink data rates of up to 50 Mbps. VivaCell-MTS 4G/LTE can provide speeds of up to 60 Mbps in the downlink, and 20 Mbps in the uplink, as showcased via the speed tests using the end-user equipment sold at VivaCell-MTS service centers. These speeds are significantly faster than most advanced 3G network speeds currently available in Armenia. The 4G was launched by VivaCell-MTS General Manager Ralph Yirikian, in the presence of Vice President and Head of Business Unit MTS Foreign Subsidiaries Andrey Smelkov.
Within the framework of the 12th British Film Festival ArmenTel CJSC (Beeline trademark) and the British Council Armenia announce "Around Us, With Us" photo competition and a contest for the best film review. This year the festival is dedicated to the inclusion and communication issues.
ArmenTel CJSC (brand Beeline) has announced a new service of unlimited mobile Internet connection MegaPro for the pre-paid subscribers. The company's press-service told ArmInfo, the new service gives an opportunity to use unlimited mobile Internet for 200 drams daily subscriber fee.
The company reports that from 1 am till 9 am the internet speed for the tariff plans of 10 Mbit/sec, 14 Mbit/sec and 17 Mbit/sec will be increased to 20 Mbit/sec, 28 Mbit/sec and 34 Mbit/sec, respectively.
"Following the introduction of Mobile Number Portability (MNP) on April 1, ArmenTel CJSC (Beeline brand) will introduce a number of innovation products in the market", ArmenTel Director General Andrey Pyatakhin said to ArmInfo's correspondent.
ArmenTel (Beeline brand) and Ameriabank announce the launch of online payment facility for Beeline subscribers. Now ArmenTel clients can pay for Beeline services online via MasterCard, VISA and ArCa cards at www.beeline.am. To make a payment, clients just need a MasterCard or Visa card issued by any bank, no need to register virtual card. All clients having ArCa virtual cards can also use this service.
The monthly revenue of Armenia's IT sector amounts to 20 mln USD, CEO of the Union of IT Enterprises Karen Vardanyan said at a press conference on Monday.
ArmenTel (brand Beeline) has announced opening of a sales office at Yerevan Mall. The office will be providing a full spectrum of mobile, Internet and fixed-line telephony services from 10:00am to 10:00pm every day.
On Feb 17 2014 the company started providing an Unlim tariff package, comprising Rumba (6,000 AMD for 6mb), Mambo (7,000 AMD for 10mb), Salsa (9,000 AMD for 14mb) and Samba (12,000 AMD for 17mb).
The assembly of Armenian tablets (ArmTabs) will be launched in late May 2014 in the Yerevan-based MARS Plant free economic zone, President of ArmTab Technology Vahan Shakaryan said at today's conference when replying to ArmInfo's question.
In 2013 Armenia's IT sector grew by 20%. IT exports grew by 12% as a result of a growth in domestic consumption, Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan said on Tuesday, while presenting the first Armenian tablet, ArmTab.
"ArmenTel" company (Beeline brand) has announced about the victory in several tenders and contest for rendering corporative services of Internet and mobile communication. As press-service of the company reported, for the last three months several big companies and organizations, including Armenian President's Administration, Health Ministry, Audit Chamber, Culture Ministry , Police, ArmRusgasprom amd Armeconombank chose Beeline services.
"In March 2014 ArmenTel's customers will be able enjoy an application, which will allow checking the balance, changing the tariffs, turn on/out the roaming, etc. by merely pressing the button", Andrey Pyatakhin, Director General of ArmenTel CJSC (Beeline trademark), said at a workshop on January 19.
Enterprise Incubator Foundation, which specializes in information technologies, will become the operator of Guymri Information Technologies Center. Such a decision was adopted at today's session of the government.
Over a year of its activities in the Armenian market, Rostelecom has invested about 15 mln USD via its subsidiary GNC-Alfa CJSC, Hayk Faramazyan, Director General of GNC-Alfa, said at today's press conference.
"Rostelecom" company is not going to enter the mobile communication market in the near future, Director General of GNC-ALFA (Armenian subsidiary of "Rostelecom"), Hayk Faramazyan, said at today's press-conference.