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Airtel expands low-cost roaming across footprint

Tuesday 30 April 2013 | 10:26 CET | News
Bharti Airtel has expanded its One Airtel roaming service to offer its customers in Africa attractive data and SMS rates when visiting other Airtel markets in Africa and South Asia. Airtel customers will not need to register or buy new SIM cards, as they are automatically enrolled in the One Airtel service. In addition to enjoying flat roaming tariffs for data and SMS, they will also be treated as local consumers so pay local rates whenever they travel to nations where Airtel operates. The service is available in Airtel's operations across Africa in Burkina Faso, Chad, Democratic Republic of

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Bharti Airtel
Countries: Africa / India
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