On 24 March 2017, the GS Group holding company announced the sale of its share in the joint venture Beximco Communication Ltd that operates in Bangladesh under the RealVU brand. In so doing, the holding company has successfully completed an investment project to create the first satellite Pay-TV operator in the country. Beximco Communication Ltd will continue to operate the broadcasting equipment and infrastructure developed and integrated by GS Group.
The departing year of 2016 has brought us spectacular discoveries and introduced new prospects!
Four hours to solve mathematical problems, 40 finalists and 10 winners — the final of GS Group's III International Mathematics Competition for High School Students from regional cities took place on December 17th and 18th 2016 at the innovation cluster Technopolis GS (the town of Gusev, Kaliningrad region, Russia). Out-of-the-box thinking of gifted children was evaluated by prominent Russian mathematicians. Personal scholarships from GS Group were awarded to five high school students, five more students from grades 9–10 won valuable prizes and a chance to enroll in Saint Petersburg Presidential Physics and Mathematics Lyceum №239 without having to sit the entrance examinations.
The GS Group holding company has introduced two new twin-tuner digital TV set-top boxes, GS В531М and GS В532М, that support HDTV and have an embedded solid-state drive. The set-top boxes have similar features, but are designed for different user groups: the GS В531М is designed for subscribers of the Tricolor TV digital television operator who participate in the equipment exchange program, while the GS В532М is designed for new subscribers.