This year there will be two new international virtual mobile phone operator in Russia – Lycamobile and Mundio. Infrastructure for the work they provide “T2 RTC Holding» (Tele2 brand). This was reported by a representative of RBC resource «T2 RTC Holding” Constantine Prokshin. The amount of agreements relating to the activities of the operators in 2017, were not disclosed.
Both operators are based in London. Lycamobile provides services in the UK, Europe, USA, Australia and Hong Kong. Its main audience is immigrants and ethnic minorities, “who often make international calls.”
MVNO-operator Mundio offers mobile services under two brands – Delight Mobile, which operates in the UK, Austria, Sweden and the Netherlands, and Vectone Mobile, which, in addition to Delight Mobile functioning of the country, providing services in Belgium, France, Denmark, Portugal and the Czech Republic.
Konstantin Prokshin said that in addition to British operators on the networks of Tele2 Netherlands will also work V-Tell and American SPRINT (part of an international group of EZ Phone Mobile companies). He explained that it comes to b2b-segment. Corporate customers of these operators, coming to Russia, will communicate by mobile phone on the same conditions as in their own country. In the same segment, will work for Tele2 network domestic provider of IP-telephony MCN Telecom, received in May Roskomnadzor license to provide mobile communication services.