Newsfeed

David Sanasaryan Going on a Hunger Strike in Liberty Square

Valery Osipyan: Police will not Allow Protestors to March towards Baghramyan Ave

Activist says a rally against electricity price hike will be held in Liberty Square

Police disperse protest in Baghramayan Ave

Police of Armenia warn to restore traffic on Baghramyan Ave at 1:00pm

Ara Budaghyan faces arrest

Deputy chief of Yerevan Police urges protesters to lift barricades and go home

Areximbank-Gasprombank Group Propelling its Statutory Capital to a Leading Position

Free SMS for Orange prepaid and monthly subscription customers

Volume of VTB Bank (Armenia) "VISA VTB Cosmopolitan" Non-Cash Operations Increased by more than 40%

ROSGOSSTRAKH ARMENIA Shortening the OSAGO Reimbursement Dates

Georgian Political Expert: Georgia to Gladly Accept USA's Offer to Host Military Objects and Forces

Press conference dedicated to the 9th International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians.

Electric Networks of Armenia keen to ensure its receivables through court action

Special Investigation Service of Armenia initiates criminal case over Police use of force to disperse protests against electricity price hikes

Expert: Nationalization of ENA will halt investments and reduce donations to Armenia

Ambassador: Yerevan's new differentiated foreign policy line bringing fruits

"City Talks": the embedded airtime can also be used for calling to 374 97 and 374 47 networks, USA, Canada and Russia

Stratfor: "Any change in tactics to protesters could enflame the protests and escalate the situation in Armenia"

Andrey Areshev: Forces demonstrating preconditions for Maidan-like revolution in Armenia should not push things too far

Joint Offer from INECOBANK, ARAY and Technolife - 15% Return of Non-Cash Payment to Cardholders

Founding Parliament says its members suffering political persecutions

Foreign Minister of Armenia: Authorities taking measures to establish dialogue with protesters

Deputy Demanding to Explain the Situation on Russian Loan and Energy Rate Compensation Funds

Ministry of Defence of Armenia: no Penny from Russian 200-mln-USD Loan to be Allocated for Energy Rate Compensation

Deputy-General Threatening to Kick Those who are Responsible for Fraud at "Electric Networks of Armenia"

Armenian Police Withdrawing Special Vehicles from Baghramyan Ave

Newspaper: Within Soft Loan Russia is to Procure Armenia with "Iskander M" Missile Complexes

Regional

ArmenTel and Rostelecom agree to cooperate after regulator interferes into their dispute

  • by Erik Abrahamyan

  • Friday, May 30, 17:38

 ArmenTel and Rostelecom telecommunication companies in Armenia have agreed to cooperate after the regulator interfered into their dispute.

On 30 May, the State Committee for Protection of Economic Competition (SCPEC) studied Rostelecom's complaint against ArmenTel. 

Senior specialist at the Department for Market Analysis and Assessment at the SCPEC Anna Petrosyan said that Rostelecom requested communications to lay its fiber-optic cables on lease. However, ArmenTel submitted a contract to Rostelecom, wherein it demanded additional 1.7 mln drams annual payments for additional services. The Committee considered ArmenTel's actions unlawful, declaring that the company takes advantage of its monopoly possession of the communications and forces additional services to Rostelecom.

Speaking at the meeting of the Committee, Hayk Faramazyan, Director General of GNC-ALFA (subsidiary of Rostelecom), said after the administrative proceedings were launched, ArmenTel made a leasing contract without any additional services and the problem has been settled. In fact, Faramazyan removed his complaint and asked the Committee to stop the administrative proceedings.

To recall, in mid-May, another regulator, the Public Services Regulatory Committee of Armenia, fined ArmenTel for $2.4 thousand for untimely leasing a pipe duct for Rostelecom's telephone network. 

Send to a friend

To (e-mail)


Your name


Message


Comments

View comments (0)
  • READ ALL COMMENTS
  • POST A COMMENT

Be first to comment on this article

* Indicates required fields
Classifieds

ArmInfo News Agency -vacanсy

TITLE: Russian – English Translator LOCATION: Yerevan, Armenia EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Part-time JOB DESCRIPTION: ArmInfo News Agency is looking for a Russian-English translator to work evening shifts. Graduates are encouraged to apply. APPLICATION DEADLINE: 15 July 2015 PROBATIONARY STATUS: at least 1 month depending on the progress