Telecom doubles data usage for mobile broadband users for 2 months.
UAE telecom Etisalat has announced that it will be doubling up the allowed mobile broadband bandwidth for two months for new and existing customers.
Existing customers of 1GB, 5GB and 10GB will be automatically rolled into the promotion, while new subscribers are required to call 125 and follow the instructions or trudge along to a nearby Etisalat Business Center. The promotion last till April 20th, 2011.
Motaz Hashem, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Etisalat, commented: “Our customers’ affinity with mobile Internet for work and entertainment, as well as their interest in social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter is growing day by day. As a pioneer in innovative telecom solutions, Etisalat is continuously investing in the most advanced technologies to develop mobile broadband services that allow our customers to seamlessly enjoy the region’s fastest speeds on the widest network in the country. Through this promotion, we’re further meeting their thirst for data by giving them more freedom to use higher data volumes at no extra cost and by making technology-compatible USB devices even more affordable.”
The telecom has also announced price cuts on their USB modems, with the 7.2 and 21.6mbps packages now available for almost half of the price.