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Optus overhauls roaming rates

Wednesday 21 August 2013 | 02:48 CET | News
Australian telecommunications provider Optus has overhauled its roaming rates. From mid-September, Optus will reduce its five geographical pricing zones to two, each with flat rates for both postpaid and prepaid customers. Zone 1 will include New Zealand, the Pacific Islands, Europe, UK, USA, Canada and Asia and Zone 2 will include Latin America, Africa and the Middle East. In Zone 1, calls are priced at AUD 1 per minute and in Zone 2 at AUD 2 per minute. SMS messages cost AUD 0.50 in Zone 1 and AUD 1 in Zone 2, and data is priced at AUD 0.50 per MB in Zone 1 and at AUD 1 per MB in Zone 2.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Optus
Countries: Australia
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