+1876 470 9131
DIGICEL LAUNCHES 'ONE RATE OPTION' TO ANY NUMBER, ON ANY NETWORK, AT ANY TIME
Only JA$8.99 per minute with per second billing
Friday, March 2, 2012 - Kingston, Jamaica: As the champions of competition in the Jamaica telecoms market, Digicel today unveiled its latest and greatest rate option with Digicel prepaid customers benefiting from a calling rate of only JA$8.99 per minute to any number, on any local network, at any time - with per second billing.
Always focused on delivering best value to customers Digicel is proud to once again be ushering in a new dawn in the telecoms industry with its new 'One Rate Option' and the imminent launch of 4G Mobile. By putting paid to differences in 'on network' and 'cross network' rates and 'peak' and 'off peak' rates, Digicel is again putting the power firmly in the hands of consumers.
All prepaid customers can take advantage of this amazing option by dialing *155# for free then pressing 'send'. And to ensure that Digicel customers continue to benefit from the best of the best when it comes to value, they will still be able to avail of Digicel's Gimme Five promotion which delivers best value on texting and local and international calling. Options for postpaid customers will be launched later in March.
Mark Linehan, CEO of Digicel Jamaica, comments; "We are always ensuring that we deliver on our commitments to delivering best value, best network and best service and today we are happy to be delivering yet another best value option for our customers. With Digicel's 'One Rate Option' to any number, on any local network, at any time, there is only one number that customers need to remember and that's $8.99.
"This latest move once again demonstrates that, at Digicel, customers come first. The simple fact is that with Digicel, your credit lasts longer."
After ten years of operation, Digicel Group Limited has over 11 million customers across its 31 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and the Pacific. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
Digicel is the lead sponsor of Caribbean, Central American and Pacific sports teams, including the Special Olympics teams throughout these regions. Digicel sponsors the West Indies cricket team and is also the title sponsor of the Digicel Caribbean Cup. In the Pacific, Digicel is the proud sponsor of several national rugby teams and also sponsors the Vanuatu cricket team.
Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Jamaica, Haiti and Papua New Guinea which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes.
In 2004, Digicel developed Digicel Rising Stars an annual talent show to support aspiring young music artists in the Caribbean. The show has spanned the Eastern Caribbean, Haiti, Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago ranking as one of the top-rated shows.
Digicel is incorporated in Bermuda and its markets comprise: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba, Barbados, Bermuda, Bonaire, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Curacao, Dominica, El Salvador, Fiji, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Nauru, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, St Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos and Vanuatu. Digicel also has coverage in St. Martin and St. Barts in the Caribbean.
Visit www.digicelgroup.com for more information.