The Company's major financial and business performance indicators for the 9 months of the current year are represented as follows:
- Revenue from sales of goods, products, work performed and services rendered - Fourteen billion Eight Hundred and Seventy-Three million rubles (RUR 14 873 000 000.-), which makes up 100.5% of the target figures.
- Income on sales - Four billion and Twenty-Two million rubles (RUR 4 022 000 000.-) (103% of the target figure).
- Income before taxes - 1 billion and Nine Hundred Eleven million rubles (RUR 1 911 000 000.-).
- Net income - One billion and Two Hundred Ninety-Four million rubles (RUR 1 294 000 000.-), which represents a 4.955-million rubles increase as against the target figure.
- Ordinary activities expenses - Ten billion and Eight Hundred Fifty-One million rubles (RUR 10 851 000 000.-).
Comments on the Information about the Operating Results for the 9 Months of 2003
"Analyzing the Company's operating results for the 9 months of 2003, it can be noted that the growth of the revenue from sales of goods, products, works and services accounts for 126.8%, as against the same period of the last year. The growth arose from the increase of the volume of basic services provided, development of communications media, and from the tariffs raise".