«Ukrtelecom» from March 1, 2018 stops sending telegrams

From March 1, 2018, the company «Ukrtelecom» will cease to provide services telegraphic communication of General use for all categories of consumers. This is stated in the Declaration of «Ukrtelecom», published on 23 November in the newspaper «Uriadovyi Kurier».

«Will be discontinued receipt, processing and transmission for the delivery of telegrams of all kinds and categories,» the report says.

This decision was made in connection with a significant decrease in the number of telegrams sent, and also because of outdated equipment, said the operator.

The press service of «Ukrtelecom» to the Agency «Interfax-Ukraine» told that telegrams are losing popularity, and the service is unprofitable for the company. In particular, if in 2015 was sent to approximately 350 thousand telegrams, in 2016 – 100 thousand, and in 2017 – about 10 thousand in the quarter.

«Accordingly, income from services decrease every year twice and they are several times smaller than the cost of the contents of the Telegraph. Telegraph services have become unprofitable for the «Ukrtelecom» – tens of millions of hryvnia in the year», – said the press service.

The company added that as the majority of telegrams dispatched on working days, from December 2017, for three months changes schedule their receiving and delivery: Monday–Saturday, from 8.00 to 19.00, Sunday and holidays will be output.

«I hope for your understanding of those few service users and are confident that if necessary they would choose for themselves a different look and modern channel of communication, such as suggestions of «Ukrposhta», – noted in «Ukrtelecom».

«Ukrtelecom» from March 1, 2018 stops sending telegrams 23.11.2017

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