Support The Moscow Times!

RBC Eyes Phone Service

Mikhail Prokhorov’s RBC Information Systems said Thursday that it is seeking to create an inexpensive phone service based on Quiet Internet Pager technology that could take incoming calls.

“We have all the necessary infrastructure to offer such a service, apart from number capacity,” said Mikhail Gurevich, general director of RBC. Talks are under way with a number of operators on the use of some of their unassigned numbers, he said.


Read more

Independent journalism isn’t dead. You can help keep it alive.

The Moscow Times’ team of journalists has been first with the big stories on the coronavirus crisis in Russia since day one. Our exclusives and on-the-ground reporting are being read and shared by many high-profile journalists.

We wouldn’t be able to produce this crucial journalism without the support of our loyal readers. Please consider making a donation to The Moscow Times to help us continue covering this historic time in the world’s largest country.