Two operators will change the cost this week. One of the reasons was the cost of implementing the requirements of the laws. Infrastructure development and consumption growth have also played a role.
As reminded by RIA Novosti, at the end of last year, MegaFon and Beeline subscribers received reports about archival upgrades
tariffs from January 13 and January 16, respectively. Also we will note that in December Tele2 informed about change of conditions: from January 1 «there will be a slight change of the size of the subscription fee and conditions at
Megaphone explained its actions with the increase of subscribers’ service consumption, but hastened to assure that the changes would affect a small number of users connected to non-mass archival tariffs. IN
Beeline, in turn, has made improvements due to the cost of implementing the requirements of the law and the intensive development of infrastructure.
Earlier, representatives of the press services of Beeline, MTS and Tele2 stated that they did not plan to raise prices for
provision of telecommunication services, but it was only about that moment. In turn, the head of Content Review news agency Sergei Polovnikov predicted a serious
increase of prices for services of cellular operators – up to 15-25%. The representative of the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation Yevhen Novikov then also confirmed that
there are reasons for growth.