Mobile operators commented on IMEI-code registration by foreigners in Kazakhstan

Almaty. December 26. KazTAG - Mobile operators have commented on IMEI-code registration of foreigners in Kazakhstan.
"A device in roaming does not need registration. However, in case of use of Kazakhstani sim card registration is compulsory. Subscribers can do it in the time of connection to the network downloading the page of online-registration. The registration will require the number of passport," said Beeline Kazakhstan.
Similar reply was provided by Kcell.
"If  foreigners plan to use the sim card of Kcell or activ, they will have to register his mobile device (IMEI) in the office and provide the data of their passport," said the company.
Tele-2 Kazakhstan said the final decision on this issue "is under consideration of a regulator of mobile network".

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