CJSC "Alpha Telecom", a mobile communication operator of GSM standard, provides telecommunication services in Kyrgyzstan. The company offers roaming services in the networks of various operators in various countries around the world. It also provides voice telephony, transmission and reception of SMS, anti caller identification, international telephony, checking balance through SMS and short commands, depositing money with advance payment cards, voice mail, WAP, MMS, GPRS, and call waiting and diversion services, as well as conference calls; and various SIM-card packages to its subscribers. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. MegaCom provides roaming in the networks of 144 operators in 92 countries around the world. As of October 2009, the company had more than 2 500 000 subscribers.