by Arthur Yernjakyan
Rostelecom Company has prepared a surprise for the subscribers of its Hybrid TV service. In the period from 1 to 9 May they will get free access to all the TV channels, the company announced in a press release.
The company explained that the TV channels will be broadcasted free of charge till May 9 for all the subscribers irrespective of their tariff plans.
Rostelecom launched the multi-function TV service in September 2013 as an additional service to its broadband Internet and telephony services launched in late 2012. The company offers three packages of TV channels: 45 (Start), 80 (Optimus), and 120 (Extra) for the monthly frees in the amount of 4,000 AMD, 6,000 AMD and 8,000 AMD, respectively.
GNC-ALFA" CJSC was founded in 2007. The company became a member of Rostelecom group of companies in February 2012 and from 18 of December 2012 it provides telecommunication service in RA under "Rostelecom" brand as a subsidiary company.
Being one of the leading telecommunications companies Rostelecom Armenia already provides internet access, fixed telephony services and TV services available to both physical bodies and corporate clients.
In 2012 the company invested in network development successfully implementing "Fiber to the home" technology in 17 cities and from December retail sales are being made in 16 cities of RA. The company plans to expand its activities in retail sales for 2013-2014 through all cities of RA, including capital of Yerevan.
The network of Rostelecom Armenia is solely based on fiber-optic cable (FOC) infrastructure covering 80% of the territory of RA and spreading for over 2500km. It is connected to region's main terrestrial networks and largest traffic exchange nodes as well as international channels of Iran and Georgia.
Corporate client list of the company includes not just a number of local Banks and Corporations, but also the Government of Republic of Armenia, State institutions and International organizations.