Representatives of operators of cellular communication of MTS, Beeline and MegaFon said they are preparing to abolish intra-network roaming. This will occur in September 2018.
Companies are exploring the rates and mechanisms not to charge roaming charges from their own subscribers.
Predstaviteli “Beeline” assure that individuals will no longer pay for incoming calls while outside your home area, after August 19, 2019. Previously, such calls have been paid, minute call cost to subscribers of five rubles. This sparked interest and many questions from the Federal Antimonopoly Service.
“MegaFon” will be to avoid roaming charges in stages. The majority of customers cease to pay for incoming calls at the exit to the next area before the start of the new academic year. Full transition to new system of calculations will occur until mid-September.
MTS representatives told of the impending work, but have not yet named the exact date the changes come into force.
Perhaps the mobile operators have begun to actively study the mechanisms of removal of intranet roaming after the FAS saw signs of violation of competition concerning roaming in the country, and opened an investigation against the leading operators in the summer of 2017.