Kyiv economic court of appeal today, January 11, 2017, affirmed the decision of the economic court of Kyiv, which found signed contract between the Ukrainian state centre of radio frequencies (UCRF) and ES AY CENTER for the implementation of number portability when changing operator (MNP) in Ukraine. About it reports a press-service of the ES AY CENTER.
Provided that the Kiev appeal economic court has considered the appeal of Dialink on the decision of the court of first instance and decided to reject it. Accordingly, from January 11, 2017 agreement between the UCRF and s AY CENTRE is concluded and the company started implementation of the project for the introduction of MNP in Ukraine.
We will remind that on April 21, 2016 UCRF conducted a re-assessment of tender proposals on introduction of the Automated system Centralized database of ported numbers. The winner of the tender was recognized as the company ES AY CENTER. The cost of the project was estimated at 39,58 million UAH – almost 32 million UAH less than the previous winner of the tender, the company Dialink – and this price includes technical support for 3 years. However, the Dialink has challenged this decision in court
“Ukraine is almost the only European country where mobile subscribers are still not available MNP. […] In accordance with the approved calendar plan, the introduction of MNP will be completed on or before 6 April 2017,” – said General Director of ES AY CENTER Sergey Eremin.