Satellite TV operator “Telekarta”, an “Orion Express’s” subsidiary, announced special conditions for new subscribers: a three-year-long subscription is rendered for free whereas the customer is purchasing the hardware. This is a motivational measure aimed at the operator’s subscriber base enhancement. The special offer is active from 19 August to 30 September 2014.
The usual price for the same “Telecarta’s” package comes to 880 RUR per year. According to iKs-Consulting research agency, as of Q2 2014, “Orion Rxpress”, the fifth largest Russian pay TV operator, features 2.25M subscribers.