Telegram will Close a UK Subsidiary that Registered as its Operator in Russia
[ChainDD report] January 13 (ChainDD) Telegram Messenger, a subsidiary of the popular crypto messaging service Telegram based in the UK, has applied on January 4 for striking off the limited liability partnership off the register. The First Gazette notice for voluntary strike-off is under process and will be concluded on January 15, according to Companies House, the UK’s registrar of companies.
Telegram Messenger was founded by Telegram and Dogged Labs Ltd in February 2014, and was owned exclusively by Telegram from last May. ChainDD noted that Telegram Messenger is also a registered operator of Telegram in Russian, while the service has been blocked in that country.