Sponsors of the project
The general sponsors of the project of opening informational-educational centers "The Russian museum: virtual branch" are Joint Stock Financial Corporation "SISTEMA" and company "Mobile TeleSystems".
JSFC "Sistema" is the biggest public diversified corpoartion in Russia and CIS that owns and manages the shares of the companies that work in the fast-growing sectors of economics. In total the companies that are controlled by JSFC “System” provide custom service to more than 80 billion of consumers in Russia and countries of CIS from Eastern and Western Europe.
"Mobile TeleSystems" (MTS), the biggest subsidiary structure of JSFC “System”, is the biggest operator of mobile communications in Russia and countries of CIS. Along with its subsidiary enterprises the company serves more than 77,97 million subscribers. The population of 84 regions of Russian Federation, Armenia, Belarus, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, where MTS and its subsidiary companies have licence for provision of services within the GSM standart, is more than 230 million people.