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Matrix cuts International roaming charges

Matrix Cellular has slashed their International Roaming rates up to 50%.


Matrix Cellular customers who are travelling to the UK can now call back home for as low as Rs.1/minute with free incoming calls using the new Global Blackberry SIM, customers can get unlimited access to Emails, Browsing, BBM, Facebook and Twitter in over more than 150 countries 50 pounds. Customers who are hooked to their emails or other social media sites on their Smartphones can also activate data services on their handheld at just 1/10th the cost of International Data Roaming charges.


Matrix SIM has claimed to check the Terms and conditions before opting.


Idea Cellular offers special recharge voucher in West Bengal

Idea Cellular has launched special recharge voucher for its users in Kolkata and West Bengal. The new special recharge voucher offers Full Talktime, as the Company is offering Rs. 42 worth of Talktime on a recharge of Rs. 35.

Idea users in West Bengal can recharge with the new voucher which will allow them to make Local and STD calls at just 40 paisa/min. Talktime validity is for 7 days from the day of the recharge.

Idea has also rolled out similar offers for its large base of users in the entire East region, covering Assam & North East, and Orissa, besides Kolkata & West Bengal.

IDEA Cellular to empower Rural India

IDEA Cellular to empower Rural India

Idea and Handygo have launched “Behtar Zindagi”, latest bouquet of VAS offerings for customers in rural areas of Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat, UP West and Andhra Pradesh. This innovative product is specially designed to provide day-to-day information to Idea’s rural subscribers. The subscribers can get exhaustive and up to the mark information regarding health, education, finance, weather updates, mandi rates, livestocks, agriculture and fisheries.

This unique IVR-based rural solution by handygo provides credible and authentic information to the rural subscribers. For latest and reliable updates, handygo has partnered with various organizations such as Care India, Aviva Life Insurance, Indian Metrological Department, INCOIS, Hariyali Kisan Bazaar, Network for Fish Quality Management and Sustainable Fishing, Transparency International India, Sonalika, EKO India Financial Services and a host of other organizations.

On this tie-up, Praveen Rajpal, CEO, handygo, said, “We are contented to partner with one of India’s leading mobile operators -IDEA Cellular. We envisage great potential in the untapped rural market and are bullish about the stupendous feedback from the end- consumers. We have partnered with various large associations for ensuring the latest and authentic information to the mobile subscribers using the service. Our IVR-based rural product is available in all the regional languages along with Hindi and English. ”

Announcing the launch of these services, Rajendra Chourasia, Chief Operating Officer – Maharashtra and Goa, IDEA Cellular, said, “With over 1.2 crore subscribers, Idea is the largest mobile network and has the highest penetration in the rural parts of Maharashtra and Goa. We are happy to partner with handygo to offer relevant and affordable services to our rural subscribers in the circle.”