VimpelCom Ltd. (VimpelCom) is a Netherlands-based holding company. VimpelCom is a global provider of telecommunications services in 14 countries. The Company operates through six segments: Russia, Italy, Algeria, Africa & Asia, Ukraine, and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). The company provides voice and data services through a range of traditional and broadband mobile and fixed-line technologies. The VimpelCom Group operates in Italy and emerging markets, which include companies operating in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Armenia, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Algeria, Bangladesh, and Pakistan. The operations of these companies cover a territory with a total population of approximately 740 million as of December 31, 2014. The Company provides services under the Beeline, Kyivstar, banglalink, Mobilink, Djezzy, WIND and Infostrada brands. As of December 31, 2014, the Company had 222 million mobile customers.