Etisalat, leading telecom company in the Middle East and Africa, today announced its new international call tariff of 1 fils per second to a list of 135 countries, including all GCC members, the UK, the USA,Syria, Sudan, Yemen, Jordan, Palestine, Lebanon,the Philippines and most European countries. A rate of 2 fils per second is available for an additional 47 countries.
The new tariffs are applicable around the clock to all Wasel Prepaid customers without the usual peak/off-peak time price differences. Users are charged a connection fee of AED 1.50 per call, with per second billing of 1 fils per second, or 2 fils per second depending on the destination the customer is calling.
“At Etisalat, we continuously seek to provide our customers with attractive offers that meet their needs. These new rates deliverincredible value to residents of the UAE, allowing them to talk longer to various destinations around the world at more affordable rates viaEtisalat’s high-quality telecom network.
“The new international call prices will make it more affordable for the large community within the UAE who have family and business interests outside of the UAE to stay in touch with their friends, families and business concerns.” saidKhaled Elkhouly, Chief Marketing Officer,Etisalat UAE.
The new IDD tariffs are a limited time offer, to subscribe, customers can simply SMS “1Fils” to 1012 or dial *111# and follow the menu. The 1 fils and 2 fils rates can be activated on top of customers’ existing tariff plans, overriding normal tariff charges. Userscan subscribe to boththe ”Call International, Pay Local” and ”1 fils International” promotionsand benefit from the best rates available to their preferred calling destination.
Full details of the offer are available at www.etisalat.ae/1filsinternational.