Unitary Enterprise A1 is the first mobile operator of the GSM standard in Belarus, which began commercial activity under the brand name “Velcom” in 1999. Since November 2007, the company has been a part of A1 Telekom Austria Group, the major wireless service provider in Europe. At present, the company provides integrated mobile communication services, roaming, IPTV digital television, fiber-optic and wireless network access, including WI-FI and 4G networks. In the course of activity the company uses only cutting-edge equipment of the leading world manufacturers, combined with advanced technological solutions and continuous communication quality control. In 2012, British World Finance Magazine named A1 the most innovative mobile operator in Eastern Europe. In 2014, the company was recognized as “The Best Entrepreneur of the Year in Minsk”, “The Best Foreign-owned Organization”, and “The Socially Responsible Brand” - in 2015.