Kcell JSC is affiliated to TeliaSonera, the largest Scandinavian telecommunications holding and is the successor of“GSM Kazakhstan OJSC “Kazakhtelecom” LLP. Currently Kcell is the cellular operator rendering services of GSM-900/1800 and UMTS/WCDMA 2100 MH standard. The mission of the Company is to make cellular communication available to all citizens of Kazakhstan, generating value to the utmost extent to its subscribers and rendering services of the highest quality.
The company was established in 1998 and since February 1999 it began rendering services of cellular communication under the trademark Kcell. Activ brand was launched in September the same year. Today the Company’s subscriber database exceeds 11.6 million.
From the very beginning of its operation Kcell has been playing the role of the trend setter giving tone, trends andtendency to development of the Kazakhstani cellular market. Through the dynamic actions of the Company in the Kazakhstani mobile market, the Company was first to launch GPRS/EDGE technologies, and millions of Kazakhstani people got possibility to enjoy such services as Mobile Internet, WAP, and MMS throughout the country.
Company was selected of the core provider of 3G mobile communication and mobile Internet for OSCE summit conducted inDecember 2010, and for VII Asian Winter Games in January-February 2011. Kcell started proactive 3G network development in November 2010 and as of now thethird generation network is available in 75 cities of Kazakhstan.
For the past 13 years of operation Kcell continuously expands its network coverage. As of December 2011 mobile communication provided by the Company is available in 4979 cities and settlements of Kazakhstan. Company provides mobile communication in all settlements with population of 5000 people.
Learn more at www.kcell.kz