Fiji Times Logo

Fiji Time: 3:12 AM on Sunday 27 July

/ Front page / News

Free call treat for customers

Priya Chand
Friday, December 21, 2012

ALL Digicel prepaid and post pay customers will receive $5 free credit as part of efforts from the mobile phone company to assist with emergency communication in the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Evan.

Digicel Fiji chief executive officer, Maurice McCarthy said Digicel was concerned about the devastation that TC Evans had on communities.

"Our responsibility is to help all the victims of the recent cyclone," he said.

"Digicel stands ready to wholeheartedly assist in the recovery process over the coming weeks."

Digicel Fiji also confirmed that all send and receive money fees for its international money transfer service will have no charges until further notice.

Using Digicel's mobile money website (www.digicelmobilemoney.com) customers can instantly access money sent home directly from bank accounts of family and friends in Australia and New Zealand to a mobile phones in Fiji.

A statement from Digicel stated that the funds would arrive in minutes into the Digicel phone in Fiji and the recipient can visit any ANZ, BSP, Westpac, Post Fiji branch or Digicel flagship stores to collect the money at no charge.

Customers can also top up their phone credit or transfer money domestically from their Digicel phone.


Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Police promise probe
  2. Million-dollar man
  3. FijiFirst candidates
  4. Ready to serve
  5. Bus veers off road
  6. Police probe cases
  7. Seven years on, cadets graduate
  8. Friends give to hospital
  9. Campaign for Iraq's war victims
  10. City's banner policy

Top Stories this Week

  1. Railway soldiers Monday (21 Jul)
  2. No 'free education', says party Wednesday (23 Jul)
  3. Playing 'enemy' Tuesday (22 Jul)
  4. 911 let-down for homeowner Monday (21 Jul)
  5. Police find tyres Monday (21 Jul)
  6. $24,000 payout a lifeline for family Tuesday (22 Jul)
  7. Calls for support Tuesday (22 Jul)
  8. Illegal Fijians in Tonga Friday (25 Jul)
  9. Warning for teachers Thursday (24 Jul)
  10. $70m plan Wednesday (23 Jul)