The VimpelCom Group consists of telecommunications operators providing voice and data services through a range of wireless, fixed line and broadband technologies. The group includes companies operating in Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Georgia and Armenia. The VimpelCom Group has licenses to operate in territories with a total population of about 340 mln. Its companies provide services under the Beeline brand. VimpelCom was the first Russian company to list its shares on the NYSE. VimpelCom’s ADSs are listed on the NYSE under the ticker VIP.