KUALA LUMPUR, 15 May 2014 – Just when U Mobile postpaid customers are enjoying the lowest internet roaming service in the market, Malaysia’s most dynamic and innovative telco bring forth yet another surprise to its customers by offering FREE internet roaming services while travelling across Asia – the first telco in the market to do so.
Be it for business trips or adventurous escapades, U Mobile postpaid subscribers travelling to Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Taiwan can now enjoy FREE 50MB of high speed mobile internet EVERY DAY. Instead of searching for free WiFi hot spots for internet access, U Mobile customers can now attend to their business emails and share their special moments instantly. Subsequent usage of data will be charged pay-as-you-use rates with a maximum of RM30 per day
This unrivalled service offering from U Mobile comes in handy for customers to stay connected with their friends and family via instant messaging platforms such as WhatsApp™, WeChat™, LINE™ and KakaoTalk™; as well as sharing their travel moments and discoveries via social media platforms. They can now enjoy connectivity even while they are travelling abroad without the fear of bill-shock or pricey internet roaming charges. It is surely the best internet roaming service in town!
“We are glad to be the first telco in the market to provide this exciting offering to our customers as we understand the need for consumers today to be connected with their friends and family even while they are away. They feel compelled to share their thrilling travel experience instantly; and U Mobile’s free and unlimited internet roaming service gives them the bandwidth to do so,” said Jasmine Lee, Chief Marketing Officer of U Mobile.
“This special offering attests to our commitment to provide #thebestunlimited mobile experience ever to consumers, and is parallel to U Mobile’s aim to be more aggressive and dynamic in this ever-competitive mobile market. We look forward to more innovative product offerings very soon,” she added.
U Mobile postpaid subscribers can instantly enjoy this service as soon as they arrive at the mentioned destinations, as no manual subscription is required. They will be prompted with an SMS upon arrival, and simply select manually the designated mobile operator for the country to enjoy both the FREE internet roaming promotion, as well as the unlimited internet roaming service at a special rate. Standard PAYU charges apply should customers choose to roam with another mobile operator.
The FREE Internet roaming promotion starts today, and U Mobile customers will roam for free when they select the following roaming partner while travelling to the designated regions: