AMSTERDAM, Dec. 27 2021 / PRNewswire / – VEON Ltd. (NASDAQ: VEON) (Euronext Amsterdam: VEON), a leading global provider of connectivity and internet services, today announced that its mobile operator Beeline in Russia is to partner with Yandex.Plus for the launch of their first common tariff plan. The package, titled “People closest to you with Yandex.Plus”, is a one-time payment rate that includes a package of minutes, unlimited Internet and messaging, as well as access to Kinopoisk, Yandex Music and points of refund in Yandex services.
The common price plan is based on Beeline’s flagship offer “The people closest to you 2” which includes unlimited calls on the net, hundreds of minutes per month for voice calls to any number, a unlimited access to messengers and tens of gigabytes for general internet use. . In the “People closest to you with Yandex.Plus” tariff, users of Yandex services will not consume the main traffic package *, allowing users to watch movies and TV series and listen to music and podcasts without any limitation.
Svetlana Kirsanova, Executive Vice President of Beeline, said: “When creating this tariff, we were guided by the needs of the customer. “The people closest to you with Yandex Plus” is a great opportunity to offer our customers a wide range of convenient products and services, while making communication as beneficial as possible. The tariff with Yandex Plus is now a pilot for us, but we hope to be able to introduce more joint projects from next year.
Andrei Gevak, Director of Yandex Plus, said: “We watch TV shows and listen to music on the way to work, correspond by courier all day, order one-click delivery, call loved ones and post photos. on social media – and more every day. Our common tariff with Beeline is a reflection of modern life, which is already unimaginable without mobile internet and the services included in Plus. The partnership with Beeline is very important to us, and we hope Beeline subscribers enjoy being on Plus. “
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* Traffic conditions are valid for the entire territory of Russia, with the exception of the Rep. Crimea, Sevastopol and Chukotka. Autonomous District of Sevastopol and Chukotka
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