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  • 18-01-2017

    Over 1000 people benefited from free eye examination

    Last year Mobile Eye Clinic, the social project supported by Azercell Telecom, served people with various eye diseases and checked up hundreds of patients. Thus, 47 people in Youth Education Center in the region of Agjabadi and 29 more in vocational rehabilitation center No.1 for youth with disabilities in Yeni Ramana settlement, Sabunchu district, passed the eye tests. Furthermore, the clinic personnel provided service to 100 patients in the boarding school in the regions of Salyan and Siyazan, as well as 120 children deprived of parental care, the elderly and low-income families in the settlements of Amirjan, Zig and Hovsan. 35 people in the association of people with disabilities in Salyan and 24 people in the retirement home in Buzovna settlement were tested by the Mobile Eye Clinic. As a result, some patients were assigned eyeglass prescription while others were prescribed a course of treatment.

    In general, over 1000 people benefited from the services provided under “Mobile Eye Clinic” project.

    All examination and treatment under the project are conducted by Caspian Compassion Project public union with Azercell's support. During 4 years of its operation, the clinic visited several boarding schools and orphanages in Baku. The clinic personnel visited almost all regions in the country and supported people in need for treatment.

     

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    The leader of the mobile communication industry of Azerbaijan and the biggest investor in the non-oil sector Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996. With 48% share of Azerbaijan’s mobile market Azercell’s network covers 80% of the territory and 99,8% of population of the country. Currently, 4,5 million subscribers choose Azercell services. Azercell has pioneered an important number of innovations in Azerbaijan, including GSM technology, advance payment system, 24/7 Customer Care, online customer services, GPRS/EDGE, M2M, MobilBank, one-stop- shop service offices Azercell Express, mobile e-service “ASAN signature”, etc. Azercell deployed first 4G – LTE services in Azerbaijan in 2012. According to the results of mobile network quality surveys of Global Wireless Solutions company and international systems specialized in wireless coverage mapping such as “Opensignal” and “Testmy.net”, Azercell’s network demonstrated the best results among the mobile operators of Azerbaijan.