VimpelCom Selects NSN For LTE Roll Out in Russia

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Russian operator VimpelCom has chosen Nokia Solutions and Networks as vendor for its LTE radio access networks in the central region of Russia, Siberia, South and most of the Volga and Ural regions. Under the five-year agreement, NSN will deliver, install and integrate LTE radio access equipment.

Russia Awards LTE Spectrum Licenses to Four Operators

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Russia has awarded 4G frequencies to four telecom operators, Reuters reported today. The four operators are VimpelCom, Mobile TeleSystems (MTS), Rostelecom and MegaFon. Other bidders that participated in the spectrum auction, included TTK, Summa Telecom and Tele2 Russia.

VimpelCom Announces That its Subsidiary WIND Telecomunicazioni Won 4G Spectrum in Italy

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Amsterdam (September 30, 2011) - “VimpelCom Ltd” (“VimpelCom” or the “Company”) (NYSE: VIP), a leading global provider of telecommunications services, announces that it

VimpelCom launches femtocell services using Alcatel-Lucent's solution

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VimpelCom has selected Alcatel-Lucent's technical solution to support the launch of new femtocell based services for Beeline subscribers in the North-Western region of

VimpelCom and Alcatel-Lucent Launch LTE Pilot in Kazakhstan

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Alcatel-Lucent is partnering with KaR-Tel as its sole equipment supplier for the launch of the 700MHz LTE market pilot in Kazakhstan, according to a company announcement.

Top 3 Russian mobile operators seek transparent 4G spectrum allocation

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Russia's top three mobile operators MTS, MegaFon & VimpelCom  have asked the Communications Ministry not to allow the distribution of LTE-frequency on non-competitive basis as companies mi