Author: Mikhail Doroshevich
Streamline (http://www.333.by), a company providing VAS services since 2002, was founded in 1999 as a dealer branch of one of the Belarusian mobile operators in 1999.
In 2005, Streamline, the major secondary services provider for GSM subscribers in Belarus, had 1 500 000 monthly requests for its services.
The company holds 50% of the market of mobile content in Belarus. The investments totaled more than 600 mln Br. In 2006 Streamline is planning to invest 1bln Br. more to purchase new equipment and to develop new services.
Vladislav Gerchikov, Streamline director, says that number of requests during peak hours totaled 100 per second in 2005.
Last year Streamline introduced 22 new services, half of them are joint interactive media projects of CTV, Russia, MTV-Belarus, Alfa radio, Radio Mir and some newspapers.
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