MegaFon views its anti-corruption commitment as a core principle of its responsible corporate practices, and operates in strict compliance with Russian anti-corruption laws. The Company highly values its reputation, has zero tolerance to any form of corruption or bribery and expects the same attitude from its business partners.

MegaFon’s Anti-Corruption Policy is a framework document regulating its anti-corruption efforts and providing anti-corruption guidance for all employees of the Company and third parties engaged by MegaFon. All employees who are required to undergo mandatory anti-corruption training take an online anti-corruption course.

The anti-corruption programme includes:

  • ensuring ‘Tone on the Top’ by management
  • anti-corruption training
  • assessing corruption risks and adopting anti-corruption controls
  • ensuring the possibility of confidential (including anonymous) reporting of cases of corruption
  • appropriate investigation of each case and no retaliation against employees making a report in good faith