YEREVAN, July 12. /ARKA/. Annual Digithon of VEON Eurasia Company was launched Tuesday in Lake Sevan coastal area.
According to the press office of ArmenTel Telecommunication Company (brand Beeline, a part of VEON Group), VEON teams from Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine will be competing throughout one week.
The participants create prototypes of innovative digital services, the best of which will be used at VEON Group.
Armenia is represented in the contest by Digital Pirates team, the winner of the local final, with its Bottle Letter project.
Andrey Pyatakhin, CEO of Beeline in Armenia, is quoted in the press release as saying that Beeline pays special attention to innovative programs and encourages its employees' innovative and creative mentality.
«The projects, services and applications offered by them are based on clients' needs and current trends in the area, and they can make our services more modern, simple and convenient to our clients,» he said. «We are very proud of our victory in 2016 and we are glad to host another Digithon this year. Good luck to all participants.»
The previous Beeline Digithon Eurasia took place in Kyrgyzstan. Armenia's BeeForce team, with its cloud game solutions, won the then contest, and therefore this year's contest is hosted by Beeline Armenia, the winner.
ArmenTel CJSC, a subsidiary of Russian VimpelCom (trading as Beeline), provides fixed and mobile telecommunication services and a high-speed access to Internet. -0—