On April 17, ArmenTel CJSC (Beeline brand) and SPB TV announced the launch of IPTV in Armenia. Andrey Pyatakhin, Director General of ArmenTel CJSC, said at today's press conference that IPTV is available in all the towns and 30 smaller settlements of Armenia.
ArmenTel's subscribers will enjoy IP television within the next few days, Director General of ArmenTel (Beeline brand) Andrey Pyatakhin told ArmInfo's correspondent.
Today Orange has launched a new innovative solution combining fixed voice and mobile broadband internet services in one box. 3 new Orange MyBox tariff plans will enable customers to benefit from Orange services by acquiring a number with Orange 06065 code, enjoy fixed phone services, as well as high speed broadband internet through a newly developed MyBox device.
Orange has introduced new credit possibilities for its customers with monthly subscriptions. From now on customers subscribing to Dolphin, Butterfly and Panther 3000 tariff plans can acquire handsets by installment with 0% down payment, 0% commission and only 12% interest rate, instead of regular 20%.
The «Open Game» Armenian Open Championship of Developers of Computer and Mobile Games, organized already for the 4th time by the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE) and "Orange Armenia" CJSC, has launched today. This year "SoftConstruct" company has as well joined the project as the general sponsor.
Today Orange has announced the launch of a partnership with Shirak FC. The press service of Orange Armenia has told ArmInfo that in the frame of this cooperation Orange will support the 400 children of Shirak FC youth school providing them training uniforms. Orange will provide new sets of uniforms for trainings and official games, sport vests, as well as professional footwear to 175 children, representing Shirak in 5 championship of Armenia of various age categories.
For this purpose, Rostelecom has opened comfortable modern offices. At nighttime (12:00 AM-09:00 AM) the company will offer Internet at double speed. GNC-ALFA (Armenian office of Rostelecom) is one of the leading telecom operators in Armenia, providing services to large companies, banks, government agencies and international organizations
Mobile Number Portability service, allowing mobile subscribers to choose the preferable operator while keeping their current number is now available in Armenia. Continuing the wave of surprises linked with this occasion, Orange has introduced another offer for the benefit of prepaid customers today.
From the 11th of March Orange has been widely communicating about the upcoming Mobile Number Portability service. More than 30'000 Armenian citizens have consulted WWW.1QAYL.AM website and more than 7'000 have called the special dedicated hotline 055000222. Today Orange welcomes the longly awaited launch of the Mobile Number Portability in Armenia, and introduces a special offer for everyone who will decide to join Orange monthly subscriptions before May 3, Orange-Armenia reports.
"Starting from April 1, 2014, subscribers of other operators can switch to another network preserving both their number and code", - a representative of Public Services Regulatory Commission, Samvel Arabajan, said at today's press-conference.
Winners of the photo contest will be awarded Nokia Lumia 720 mobile phone by ArmenTel and 2 more participants who will pass to the final round will get honorary mention prizes.
ArmenTel CJSC (Beeline trademark) and Microsoft Office in Armenia have launched a course of video lessons for schoolchildren in Armenian and a free educational mobile application for Windows Phone.
The bill "On state support in IT sector" envisaging tax privileges for IT enterprises will cover start-up companies, not the incumbent ones, Karen Vardanyan, CEO of the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE), said at today's press conference in Yerevan.
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.