State enterprise “Ukrainian state centre of radio frequencies” (UCRF) pointed out that switching equipment of the mobile operator lifecell blocks calls from fixed numbers of “Ukrtelecom” on the numbers of former subscribers lifecell, which left the operator in the scope of services, number portability (MNP).

“According to the measurement result of UCRF, was received evidence of the system, the side of the switching equipment LLC “Lifecell” calls to subscribers who switched to other operators of mobile communication”, – the press service of “Ukrtelecom” on Friday.

Fixed operator calls the situation unacceptable, violating the decisions of the NCCIR to ban blocking traffic and creating conditions for unfair competition among all operators.

According to the report, in connection with the blocking of calls by the company lifecell “Ukrtelecom” sent a corresponding letter to the National Commission, carrying out state regulation in the sphere of communications and Informatization (NCCIR).

Thus, according to “Ukrtelecom”, he has no problems in the traffic of subscribers availing the MNP service, with operators Vodafone Ukraine and Kyivstar.

As reported, the NCRC in the middle of July is going to test the mobile operators “Vodafone Ukraine”, lifecell and “Trimob” readiness for implementation services for porting mobile numbers (MNP).

From may 1, 2019 customer of any Ukrainian mobile operator may apply to the service centre of another mobile operator and submit a statement about the desire to go to him for servicing, retaining your number.

Number porting takes place on weekdays within working hours. The only condition is that the subscriber needs to be registered with its original operator. You can register either online or at the store of the operator, and to provide documents confirming identity. Contract customers to pass such registration is not necessary.

Ukrtelecom is the largest fixed line operator in Ukraine. Is the sole founder and member of Trimob mobile operator 3G/UMTS.