Rostelecom

Rostelecom and YADRO launch a new JV to support digital transformation with integrated PaaS and IaaS

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:02am

Moscow, Russia - September 16, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces the launch of a new JV with YADRO to introduce a new portfolio of integrated PaaS and SaaS products.

Key Points: 
  • Moscow, Russia - September 16, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces the launch of a new JV with YADRO to introduce a new portfolio of integrated PaaS and SaaS products.
  • The purpose of this JV is to provide clients with holistic support in digital infrastructure development in the most effective way, from planning and design to implementation.
  • Rostelecom is currently a leader among IaaS providers with more than a quarter of the Russian IaaS market of public cloud services, according to IKS Consulting .
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.

Rostelecom gains interest in the share capital of the leading system integrator in IT security

Monday, August 31, 2020 - 11:01am

The services are based on the company's proprietary solutions - special software and hardware devices for communication channels protection and network firewalls.

Key Points: 
  • The services are based on the company's proprietary solutions - special software and hardware devices for communication channels protection and network firewalls.
  • The acquisition will make significant contribution to Rostelecom's system integration business in the area of information security, as well as the company's service offerings that help protect clients from cyberattacks.
  • Investing in such a large player will significantly upscale our system integration business division for its further transition to a product-as-a-service model.
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom releases Special Report on 5G potential to transform Russian economy

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 1:09pm

This is the first market study into opportunities of mobile 5G networks integration and its contribution to real economy in Russia.

Key Points: 
  • This is the first market study into opportunities of mobile 5G networks integration and its contribution to real economy in Russia.
  • The analysis includes insights on consumer perspectives on 5G and growth factors driven by potential demands and integration opportunities.
  • We tried to portray the future which will become a reality with the potential wider application of 5G in Russia across various sectors and businesses.
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom's shareholders approve 2019 dividends and the new Board of Directors

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 10:00am

Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.

Key Points: 
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.
  • Rostelecom is Russia's undisputed market leader, providing high-speed Internet access and pay-TV.
  • Tele2 Russia, a Rostelecom subsidiary, is a major player in the mobile market with over 44 mln subscribers and the industry-leading NPS, a customer satisfaction benchmark.
  • Rostelecom has been assigned 'BBB-' and 'BB+' international credit ratings by Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor's respectively, and AA(RU) by ACRA.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom acquires Fastech, a digital solutions provider for utility companies

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 10:03am

Moscow, Russia - August 6, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces that it has signed the legally binding agreement to acquire 51% of a Fastech Ltd, a digitization provider for utility companies.

Key Points: 
  • Moscow, Russia - August 6, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces that it has signed the legally binding agreement to acquire 51% of a Fastech Ltd, a digitization provider for utility companies.
  • Rostelecom has been benefitting from Fastech's solutions within its complex utility projects in Moscow Region.
  • Anna Shumeiko, Senior Vice-President, the Chief of Staff of the President of Rostelecom, commented: "Rostelecom continues to integrate assets with smart utility solutions in their portfolios.
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom acquires Forkam, a digitization provider for utility companies

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:09pm

Forkam's key products include proprietary software solutions in accounting, planning and maintenance of city infrastructure facilities, supplier management and utility inventory.

Key Points: 
  • Forkam's key products include proprietary software solutions in accounting, planning and maintenance of city infrastructure facilities, supplier management and utility inventory.
  • Anna Shumeiko, Senior Vice-President, the Chief of Staff of the President of Rostelecom, commented: "Rostelecom has solidified its position of a leading provider of turnkey smart solutions in utility management.
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.
  • Rostelecom is a key strategic innovator that provides solutions in the following fields: E-Government, cybersecurity, data-centers and cloud computing, biometry, healthcare, education and housing & utility services.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom leading by the number of public WiFi hotspots according to the 2019 TMT Consulting rating

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 4:02pm

Moscow, Russia - July 7, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces that according to ratings provided by TMT Consulting, an independent consulting agency ( see link ), Rostelecom leads the market for the number of public WiFi hotspots.

Key Points: 
  • Moscow, Russia - July 7, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces that according to ratings provided by TMT Consulting, an independent consulting agency ( see link ), Rostelecom leads the market for the number of public WiFi hotspots.
  • According to TMT Consulting, market volume for public WiFi hotspots grew by 23% over the last year in Russia to 166,000, all of which were launched and managed by telecom operators.
  • The rating agency notes that Rostelecom became the leader in 2019 by the number of operated WiFi hotspots - 45,100 in total excluding the Bridging the Digital Divide project.
  • Rostelecom's leading position in the market thus equates to a 27% share of the entire public WiFi service market by the number of hotspots which increased by 64% over the last year.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom's Board of Directors convenes AGM, recommends dividend payment for FY 2019 and approves nominations to the Board of Directors at its AGM

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 9:00am

The Board of Directors also considered other matters related to the organization and agenda of the Company's AGM.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors also considered other matters related to the organization and agenda of the Company's AGM.
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.
  • Rostelecom is Russia's undisputed market leader, providing high-speed Internet access and pay-TV.
  • Rostelecom has been assigned 'BBB-' and 'BB+' international credit ratings by Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor's respectively, and AA(RU) by ACRA.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom ordinary shares consolidated under a single ticker RTKM

Friday, June 26, 2020 - 10:01am

Moscow, Russia - June 26, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces that the Bank of Russia has withdrawn the individual 035D code for Rostelecom's additional shares, issued as part of Tele2 100% acquisition, in order to consolidate all Company's ordinary shares under a single ticker.

Key Points: 
  • Moscow, Russia - June 26, 2020 - Rostelecom PJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest integrated digital service provider in Russia, today announces that the Bank of Russia has withdrawn the individual 035D code for Rostelecom's additional shares, issued as part of Tele2 100% acquisition, in order to consolidate all Company's ordinary shares under a single ticker.
  • Once the VTB Registrator, Rostelecom's leading securities register, provides the necessary information to the National Settlement Depository (NSD), the Moscow Stock Exchange will launch trading under the single "RTKM" ticker, under which ordinary shares amounting to a total volume of 3,282,997,929 will be traded.
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.
  • Rostelecom has been assigned 'BBB-' and 'BB+' international credit ratings by Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor's respectively, and AA(RU) by ACRA.

ROSTELECOM PJSC: Rostelecom launches the next generation Transit Europe - Asia project

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 9:01am

In 2023-2024 Rostelecom plans to launch a brand-new set of services, based on the transit communication line between Europe and Asia TEA NEXT which is a next step of the TEA project evolution.

Key Points: 
  • In 2023-2024 Rostelecom plans to launch a brand-new set of services, based on the transit communication line between Europe and Asia TEA NEXT which is a next step of the TEA project evolution.
  • TEA NEXT project capacity will reach 96 dark fiber lines available to international operators and global OTT companies as a transit communications means connecting Asia and Europe, and to national operators in Russia.
  • Rostelecom is the largest integrated digital services and products provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications market in Russia.
  • Rostelecom has been assigned 'BBB-' and 'BB+' international credit ratings by Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor's respectively, and AA(RU) by ACRA.