Antimonopoly watchdog finds Russian mobile operator MegaFon guilty of illegal spamming
MOSCOW, January 25 (RAPSI) – The Federal Antimonopoly Service’s Moscow Directorate has found MegaFon, one of the largest mobile operators in Russia, guilty in three spam cases, the watchdog’s statement reads.
In the first case several other companies have been found guilty along with the mobile operator. They are: MegaFon subsidiary Megalabs, Territory of Fitness fitness-club chain, OSK company, Rapporto sms-agency, companies Zagruzka and Informer.
In two other cases MegaFon has advertised its own services including attractive offers and lotteries.
MegaFon could be fined up to 500,000 rubles (about $7,500), according to the antimonopoly agency.