MTS looking to pay TV opportunities in other CIS countries

Russian service provider MTS is looking to develop fixed line and pay TV businesses in Armenia, Belarus and Ukraine, according to local press reports.

Fixed-line business development director Dmitry Bagdasarian told the Vedomosti news service that MTS was interested in developing a fixed line business in the three CIS countries. He said MTS already had the infrastructure in place to provide retail services in all three countries.