Mobile numbers ported to Azercell increase
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 27
Subscribers choosing Azercell Telecom LLC, the company providing quality communication and high-level customer services, are increasing in number. Thus, there has been a positive trend in Mobile Number Portability in the past year and the number of subscribers shifting to Azercell has ecxeeded those leaving Azercell for other mobile operators. In general, Azercell subscribers have increased by some ten thousand since the end of last September.
Currently, Azercell with more than 4.5 mln subscribers is the leading company in mobile communications market in Azerbaijan. Having provided Mobile Number Portability service since February 1, 2014, Azercell offers to join its network through its service centers of over 200 located in Baku and regional areas.
It should also be noted that there has been 39 per cent growth in usage of Azercell's mobile internet service. Azercell's mobile internet is very favorable. Following the 55 per cent discount on internet packs, the mobile internet traffic increased by 39 per cent leading to 3.3 per cent growth in revenue in the recent quarter. At present, every second subscriber of the company is the mobile internet user.
Focused on promptness and innovation, Azercell offers subscribers quality and favorable products and the most contemporary services and invites all to benefit from Azercell customer experience.
Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996 and since the first years sustains a leading position on the market. Azercell introduced number of technological innovations in Azerbaijan: GSM technology, advance payment mobile services, GPRS/EDGE, 24/7 Customer Care,M2M,MobilBank, full-time operating Azercell Express offices, mobile e-service "ASAN imza" (ASAN signature) and others. With 48,12 % share of Azerbaijan's mobile market Azercell's network covers 99,8% of the country's population.
Currently, the number of Azercell's subscribers reached 4,5 million people. In 2011 Azercell deployed 3G and in 2012 the fourth generation network - LTE in Azerbaijan. The Company is the leader of Azerbaijan's mobile communication industry and the biggest investor in the non-oil sector. Azercell is a part of TeliaSonera Group of Companies serving 186 million subscribers in 17 countries worldwide with 27,000 employees.