Unitel
Unitel
“Unitel” LLC is subsidiary of “VimpelCom” Group, providing services under “Beeline” brand in Uzbekistan. Today “Beeline” is one of the largest mobile operators of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

“Unitel” was founded in 1996. Commercial activity of the company started on 25 September 1997.

On 9 February 2006, “Unitel” LLC entered the structure of “VimpelCom” Group. The 400 000-th subscriber is connected to the Unitel network. 12 September 2006 was the first official day when Unitel started providing mobile services under the brand name “Beeline” in Uzbekistan. An active expansion in the regions of Uzbekistan started since September 2006. The millionth subscriber joined to the network “Beeline” in Uzbekistan in 13 February 2007. The number of mobile subscribers of “Beeline” in Uzbekistan in the first half of 2010 came close to 4 000 000, reaching 3 997 000 people.


Currently the company is one of the leaders among GSM operators in Uzbekistan. The number of the company's subscribers was 10 593 000 at the end of 2014.

On 2 December 2008, “Unitel” was the first in Uzbekistan to announce the commercial launch of 3G network. On 4 September 2014 Beeline was the first in Uzbekistan to launch the 4G LTE network.