OAO Mobile TeleSystems (MTSS), Russia’s biggest mobile operator, plans to resume operations in Turkmenistan, RIA Novosti reported, citing a statement by billionaire Vladimir Evtushenkov broadcast on Turkmen television.
Evtushenkov, who controls Mobile TeleSystems, spoke after talks with Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov, the Russian state-run news service reported. The Turkmen government suspended the company’s license in December 2010.
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