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Mobile operators in Russia, increased prices for mobile communication: Tele2 increased the cost of archived tariffs from January 1, “the Megaphone” — on 13 January, and “VimpelCom” (“Beeline”) 16 Jan. It is reported by family-owned Demyan Kudryavtsev, the newspaper “Vedomosti”.
According to her, the price of tariff plans increased only MTS. The newspaper’s source close to the company, announced that MTS has not yet raised the prices at the Federal level, but in some regions it could happen. Could also appreciate some extras.
In “the Megaphone” the renegotiation of some archival tariff explained by the increase in the consumption of services by subscribers. “The changes affected a small number of subscribers connected to non-mass archival rates,” said the company.
The representative of Tele2, in turn, noted that the value of open to connect and transition rates are not increased. According to him, minor adjustments subscription fee affected about 15 percent of the tariff plans. The company also assured that despite the price increase, the unit cost of mobile communication subscribers reduced. “This is due to the fact that changing the consumption profile of subscribers, users choose the packages that have large content of Internet traffic and minutes”, — said the interlocutor of “Vedomosti”.
In December 2019 Agency Content Review concluded that mobile communication in Russia in 2020 could rise by 17-18 percent. The main reason for the price increase called the need to comply with the “Spring package” of provisions of the law on combating terrorism and the requirements of the law on sustainable Runet.
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