Airtel introduces lower incoming roaming tariffs for its customers visiting South Africa during the ICC Champions Trophy
• International incoming roaming at Rs 10 per minute for all Airtel customers visiting South Africa during the ICC Champions Trophy
• Available to over 110 million Airtel customers
• Yet another compelling reason from Airtel offering huge benefits to the International Travelling Community
New Delhi, September 23, 2009:Bharti Airtel, Asia’s leading integrated telecom services provider today announced a special roaming benefit for all cricket enthusiasts visiting South Africa during the ICC Champions Trophy from September 22 to October 5, 2009.
All Airtel mobile subscribers will be able to avail of international roaming incoming calls at a remarkable rate of Rs 10 per minute during the Champions Trophy in South Africa. The offer will be available on the MTN-South Africa network for both Airtel Prepaid and Post paid customers. All other calls, SMS & data charges remain unchanged.
All Airtel customers visiting South Africa during the Champions Trophy needs to log onto the MTN network. Once they have selected this network they will get a “Welcome SMS” informing about the special tariff. ”You are logged on to MTN South Africa. Enjoy incoming calls on MTN-SA@Rs 10 / min. Offer valid during Champions Trophy (22 September to October 5). For details visit.www.airtel.in”
About Bharti Airtel Limited: Bharti Airtel Limited, a group company of Bharti Enterprises, is Asia’s leading integrated telecom services provider with operations in India and Sri Lanka and an aggregate of over 105.20 million customers as of end of June 2009, consisting of 102.37 million mobile customers. Bharti Airtel Limited has been voted as India's most innovative company, in a survey conducted by The Wall Street Journal.
Bharti Airtel is structured into three strategic business units - Mobile services, Telemedia services and Enterprise services. The mobile business offers services in India and Sri Lanka. The Telemedia business provides broadband and telephone services in 95 cities, DTH services and has recently forayed into the IPTV services. The Enterprise business provides end-to-end telecom solutions to corporate customers and national and international long distance services to carriers. All these services are provided under the Airtel brand. Airtel’s high-speed optic fibre network currently spans over 104,540 Rkms covering all the major cities in the country. The company has two international landing stations in Chennai that connects two submarine cable systems - i2i to Singapore and SEA-ME-WE-4 to Europe. For more information, visit: www.airtel.in