Moscow-based MTS reports board decisions

MTS (NYSE: MBT) (MOEX: MTSS), a Russian telecommunications operator, has reported decisions reached at the meeting of the board of directors, the company said.

Board decisions include setting a shareholder meeting to September 30, 2016, setting a record date for shareholders to participate, recommending approval of semi-annual dividends of RUB11.99 per ordinary MTS share, recommending record date for shareholders to receive dividends and approval of the cost for audit services.

Mobile TeleSystems PJSC is a telecommunications group in Russia, Central and Eastern Europe that provides wireless Internet access and fixed voice, broadband and pay-TV to over 100 million customers. The company´s wireless and fixed-line networks offer coverage throughout Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Belarus.