Rostelecom adds 0.6 million IPTV subscribers in 2013

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 
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The IPTV subscriber base reached 2 million in November 2013

MOSCOW, Russia — Rostelecom OJSC (MOEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), Russia‚Äôs national telecommunications operator, today announces its consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and the full year of 2013.

The company’s pay-TV subscriber base grew by 9% year-on-year to 7.5 million, with the number of IPTV subscribers increasing by 38% to 2.2 million.

Pay-TV subscribers (millions):

                         2012                2013
           ------------------  ------------------
            1Q   2Q   3Q   4Q   1Q   2Q   3Q   4Q
           ---  ---  ---  ---  ---  ---  ---  ---
TOTAL        6  6.2  6.4  6.9  7.1  7.2  7.3  7.5
 IPTV      0.8    1  1.2  1.6  1.7  1.9    2  2.2
 Cable TV  5.2  5.2  5.2  5.3  5.3  5.3  5.3  5.3