19 Apr 2022 21:12

Starlink to open office in Ukraine - Ukrainian deputy PM

KYIV. April 19 (Interfax-Ukraine) - Starlink global Internet satellite system is planning to open an office in Ukraine, Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister and Digital Transformation Minister Mykhailo Fedorov said on Tuesday.

"It is almost impossible to imagine Ukraine now without Starlink's modern technology. And this technology will become even more accessible for Ukrainians. Starlink has started work to open its office in Ukraine," Fedorov said on his Telegram channel.

Fedorov ordered the relevant agencies to complete the necessary procedures of certifying, measuring and providing frequencies as soon as possible, he said.

At present, over 10,000 Starlink stations help Ukraine with maintaining the operation of critical energy and telecommunications facilities and other things, the minister said.