While it should have come as no surprise to investors, shares of Russian wireless services provider VimpelCom
Hoping to leverage its success in wireless, VimpelCom is aiming to be first in Russia with converged services. In much the same way that integrated telcos like AT&T
In the face of a saturated Russian market, VimpelCom and competitor Mobile TeleSystems
Time will tell whether this acquisition will bring golden eggs for VimpelCom. In the U.S., AT&T has done well in bringing together massive telecom networks and service platforms, whereas Sprint Nextel
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