The results are based on an analysis for the first half. For the period, over 127,000 tests were performed by over 44,000 unique users in Bulgaria. Vivacom provides 10 GB to its customers through the My Vivacom application.
Last month VIVACOM becomes part of the international telecoms and media company UNITED GROUP. The deal became a fact after in November 2019 UNITED GROUP was selected to acquire the largest telecom in total revenues on the Bulgarian market for the last 7 years (including 2019). This follows the approval of the deal by the European Commission in April 2020 and the acquisition was finalized on 31 July 2020. fastest mobile network in Europe
This acquisition marks the latest milestone in UNITED GROUP’s growth strategy, following the acquisition of TELE 2 Croatia earlier this year, as well as forthcoming completion of the acquisition of the Greece’s pay TV, telecom and Internet provider FORTHNET. Operating in both the telecoms and media sectors, the UNITED GROUP platform combines the leading operators and best content producers in Southeast Europe and will finish the year with over 10 million users and over 11 thousand employees.
UNITED GROUP’s presence in Bulgaria will see a renewed commitment by the combined entity to drive development of the country’s telecommunications industry through further investments in talent, technology and infrastructure.
“For VIVACOM, joining the UNITED GROUP family is a huge opportunity to accelerate the excellent results achieved so far in the Bulgarian market. We have built a strong brand, synonymous with quality and innovation, and a modern company with over 5,000 loyal employees across the country. It is the right time to take the next step and we look forward to working and sharing our collective experience with UNITED GROUP to take our services in Bulgaria to the next level”, commented Atanas Dobrev, CEO of VIVACOM.