Conference call and interim results for January - June 2015

 

Almaty, 9 July 2015 - Kcell Joint Stock Company (“Kcell” or the "Company") (LSE, KASE: KCEL), the leading provider of mobile telecommunications services in Kazakhstan by market share in terms of revenue and subscribers, will announce its interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2015, on 17 July 2015.

Kcell will host an analyst conference call on 17 July, 2015 at 10:30 UK time / 15:30 Almaty / 12:30 Moscow. The conference will be held in English, audio webcast will be available at http://www.audio-webcast.com/cgi-bin/visitors.ssp?fn=visitor&id=2883

Dial in details are as follows:

UK Toll Free:

Standard International Dial-in:

Russia Toll Free:

Russia Local Call number:

USA Toll Free:

0800 279 5004

+44 20 3427 1901

8 800 500 9312

+7 495 705 9451

1 877 280 1254

USA Dial-In:

Conference ID             

+1 212 444 0412

7502059

A presentation will be available on the Company website shortly before the conference call on www.investors.kcell.kz./en

A replay will be available at: http://kcell170715-live.audio-webcast.com/

Enquiries:

Kcell

 

Investor Relations

 

Irina Shol

Tel: +7 727 2582755 ext. 1205

Investor_relations@kcell.kz

Media

Natalya Eskova

Теl: +7 727 2582755

Pressa@kcell.kz

   

International Media

 

Instinctif Partners

Tel: +44 207 457 2020

Leonid Fink, Galyna Kulachek, Kay Larsen

 

Company Overview

Kcell provides mobile voice telecommunications services, messaging services, value-added services such as multimedia and mobile content services, as well as data transmission services including internet access. It has two brands: the Kcell brand, which is targeted primarily at corporate subscribers (including government subscribers), and the Activ brand, which is targeted primarily at mass market subscribers. The Company offers its services through its extensive, high quality network which covers substantially all of the populated territory of Kazakhstan.

In December 2012, Kcell successfully completed its offering of GDR’s on the London Stock Exchange and common shares on KASE. The price was set at USD 10.50 per GDR and KZT 1,578.68 per share with each GDR representing one share.  The offering consisted of a sale by TeliaSonera of 50 million shares, which represent 25 percent of Kcell’s share capital. TeliaSonera holds directly and indirectly 61.9% of the Company’s common shares.

Kcell plans to benefit from the significant growth potential for mobile data services in Kazakhstan. The Company intends to continue to invest in the deployment of its 3G network to expand coverage. Kcell aims to maintain its market leadership in terms of revenue and the number of subscribers by offering its products and services at competitive prices, expanding its offering of products and services, maintaining the high quality of its network and enhancing its brand value.