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December 09, 2002
VimpelCom Ltd.

VimpelCom launches new corporate website

Moscow (December 9, 2002) - Open Joint Stock Company "Vimpel-Communications" ("VimpelCom") (NYSE: VIP), a leading provider of wireless telecommunications services in Russia, today announced the launch of its new corporate website designed to serve the needs of the investment community....

TAG: Telecommunications

December 02, 2002
Alfa Group Consortium


In the first ten months of 2002, Tyumen Oil Company produced 31.273 million tonnes of oil, or 1.177 million tonnes more that the target agreed upon with the Energy Ministry, the company's press release said. In January-October this year, oil exports totaled 15 million tonnes, of which 70% was...

TAG: Other

November 21, 2002
ABH Holdings S.A.

Moody’s assigns B1 rating to Alfa Bank Eurobond issue. The outlook is stable

Moody’s sais that the rating has been places at the same level as the deposit rating, a level that reflects important role of Alfa bank in Russia’s banking system. According to Moody’s, a strong, highly experienced management team is in charge of the bank’s well-planed franchise-strengthening...

TAG: Financial Services

November 15, 2002
ABH Holdings S.A.

Alfa Bank acted as a lead manager of United Heavy Machinery’s issue of Credit Linked Notes

The Euroclear-eligible CLNs were arranged by Alfa Bank and Vneshtorgank, while ING Bank acted as the depositary bank. Thus, Alfa Bank and Vneshtorgank were the first Russian banks acting as lead managers of a CLN issue. UHM is Russia’s largest heavy engineering company and consists...

TAG: Financial Services