Annual Report 2020
rus
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MegaFon launches new solutions for subscribers, which are especially in demand during the pandemic. These include new tariff lines, sales of SIM cards online and at convenience stores, free roaming calls and special offers for subscribers over 65 years, unlimited access to key resources, and many others.
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MegaFon is expanding its portfolio of digital services for people and businesses, including remote workplace solutions, an updated service for lawyers, a proprietary cloud platform, a podcast platform, video services, new gaming services, and much more.
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MegaFon has been providing its customers with fastest mobile data in Russia for many years and brought data speeds to new heights in 2020. MegaFon also upgraded its infrastructure to enable faster online video and TV services.
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MegaFon launches joint projects with new partners – leaders in their industries. In gaming, in 2020, MegaFon acquired a stake in the parent company of the START video service, launched a partnership with the global gaming brand MY.GAMES, providing access to new games on its MegaFon.Games portal, partnered with the Loudplay gaming service for users to be able to pay for access to the cloudbased service from a mobile phone account, and implemented multiple other partnership programmes.
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In 2020, MegaFon launched an FVNO project involving local internet providers, which will complement MegaFon’s own infrastructure while enabling partner operators to better monetise their assets.
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MegaFon started investing in the development of satellite systems through its subsidiary MegaFon 1440, with plans to engage a wide range of experts and investment partners.
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During the pandemic, MegaFon ensured a timely technology setup to enable a fully functional and seamless remote work experience for its employees and started offering similar solutions to other organisations.
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Over the period of lockdown, MegaFon launched a full-blown campaign loosely themed around the “Isolated but not Broken” slogan to boost the morale of our entire team.
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MegaFon is a socially responsible business and one of the most attractive employers in Russia. In 2020, the Company continued to improve its HR policy, introduce Agile methods, develop onboarding programmes, launch new training systems, and offer other development and career opportunities to all employees.
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MegaFon has been providing many opportunities much-needed in a pandemic free of charge, including access to educational and entertainment services – online courses, MegaFon TV packages, online libraries, free sports content, and much more.
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MegaFon has been launching socially significant IoT-based solutions.
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Despite a decline in revenues amid the pandemic, in 2020, MegaFon was able to increase business profitability1 and improve financial stability by reducing leverage.
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At the end of 2020, MegaFon completed its three-year strategy cycle and set a new course, focusing on growth, profitability, financial stability and technology leadership in infrastructure.
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Despite being a non-public company, MegaFon maintains an open line of communication with all stakeholders and informs the investment community and the industry about its financial and operating results, as well as new projects. The Company remains committed to high standards of corporate governance. MegaFon continues to issue corporate bonds, giving investors the opportunity to invest in a safe, fixed-income instrument.

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of interaction
in customer
engagement
in developing
partnerships
in taking care
of employees
in delivering benefits to society
in investability

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ELEVATI

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in customer
engagement
1
MegaFon launches new solutions for subscribers, which are especially in demand during the pandemic. These include new tariff lines, sales of SIM cards online and at convenience stores, free roaming calls and special offers for subscribers over 65 years, unlimited access to key resources, and many others.
2
MegaFon is expanding its portfolio of digital services for people and businesses, including remote workplace solutions, an updated service for lawyers, a proprietary cloud platform, a podcast platform, video services, new gaming services, and much more.
3
MegaFon has been providing its customers with fastest mobile data in Russia for many years and brought data speeds to new heights in 2020. MegaFon also upgraded its infrastructure to enable faster online video and TV services.

NEW

ELEVATI

NS

in developing
partnerships
1
MegaFon launches joint projects with new partners – leaders in their industries. In gaming, in 2020, MegaFon acquired a stake in the parent company of the START video service, launched a partnership with the global gaming brand MY.GAMES, providing access to new games on its MegaFon.Games portal, partnered with the Loudplay gaming service for users to be able to pay for access to the cloudbased service from a mobile phone account, and implemented multiple other partnership programmes.
2
In 2020, MegaFon launched an FVNO project involving local internet providers, which will complement MegaFon’s own infrastructure while enabling partner operators to better monetise their assets.
3
MegaFon started investing in the development of satellite systems through its subsidiary MegaFon 1440, with plans to engage a wide range of experts and investment partners.

NEW

ELEVATI

NS

in taking care
of employees
1
During the pandemic, MegaFon ensured a timely technology setup to enable a fully functional and seamless remote work experience for its employees and started offering similar solutions to other organisations.
2
Over the period of lockdown, MegaFon launched a full-blown campaign loosely themed around the “Isolated but not Broken” slogan to boost the morale of our entire team.
3
MegaFon is a socially responsible business and one of the most attractive employers in Russia. In 2020, the Company continued to improve its HR policy, introduce Agile methods, develop onboarding programmes, launch new training systems, and offer other development and career opportunities to all employees.

NEW

ELEVATI

NS

in delivering
benefits to society
1
MegaFon has been providing many opportunities much-needed in a pandemic free of charge, including access to educational and entertainment services – online courses, MegaFon TV packages, online libraries, free sports content, and much more.
2
MegaFon has been launching socially significant IoT-based solutions.

NEW

ELEVATI

NS

in investability
in investability
1
Despite a decline in revenues amid the pandemic, in 2020, MegaFon was able to increase business profitability1 and improve financial stability by reducing leverage.
2
At the end of 2020, MegaFon completed its three-year strategy cycle and set a new course, focusing on growth, profitability, financial stability and technology leadership in infrastructure.
3
Despite being a non-public company, MegaFon maintains an open line of communication with all stakeholders and informs the investment community and the industry about its financial and operating results, as well as new projects. The Company remains committed to high standards of corporate governance. MegaFon continues to issue corporate bonds, giving investors the opportunity to invest in a safe, fixed-income instrument.