Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 17
Mobile Dental Clinic of Azercell Telecom LLC has continued its activities in winter. Dentists of the clinic serving children deprived of parental care, low-income families, refugees and IDPs examined and treated about 200 patients in December and January. The clinic provided free dental check-up for the members of IMSI (Social Integration of Boarding School Leavers) Youth Union as well. The dentists of the clinic examined 67 patients and provided relevant treatment.
Azercell Telecom LLC has established this clinic together with "Ufuq" Charity Society. Over 4000 people have been examined and treated as needed by the Mobile Dental Clinics staff during 6 years of its operation.
Taking into account that 90 percent of orphanages in Azerbaijan lack dental cabinets, Azercell has equipped the Mobile Dental Clinics with modern medical facilities. Aimed to serve children not only in Baku, but all children deprived of parental care, Mobile Dental Clinics has provided services to children in boarding school and orphanage in Shaki, Guba, Gusar and Balakan, SOS Children's village and boarding school in Gandja, orphanage in Lankaran, boarding school in Lerik, refugee camp and boarding school in Bilasuvar.
Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996 and since the first years sustains a leading position in the market. Azercell introduced number of technological innovations in Azerbaijan: GSM technology, advance payment mobile services, M2M,MobilBank, GPRS/EDGE (mobile internet), 24/7 Customer Care, full-time operating Azercell Express offices, mobile e-service "ASAN imza" (ASAN signature) and others. With 48,2% share of Azerbaijan's mobile market Azercell's network covers 99,8% of the country's population. In 2013, 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.