GLOBUL to offer lower roaming prices and new international call bundles27-06-2013
As of July 1, 2013, GLOBUL will introduce new, lower roaming prices in the Eurozone. Outgoing calls will be charged BGN 0.563 per minute and incoming will cost BGN 0.164. Sending a text message will be charged BGN 0.18 while 1 MB of mobile internet will cost BGN 1.056.
The lower roaming prices follow the EU roaming regulation requirements and are valid for all GLOBUL subscribers in the EU countries as well as in Norway, Iceland and Lichtenstein.
As before, GLOBUL clients travelling abroad will receive SMS notifications with information on roaming prices and services in the respective country. Presently GLOBUL has roaming agreements with more than 460 operators in nearly 185 countries around the world.
As of beginning of July, GLOBUL will offer its updated Travel & Surf service which provides mobile internet roaming at the lowest cost anywhere in the world and without the need of selecting preferred local network. Now GLOBUL clients may enjoy even more MB of mobile internet at lower prices to surf freely when they are abroad.
For travelers in the Eurozone countries, GLOBUL offers its daily Travel & Surf S and M bundles, which provide 7 or 20 MB of mobile internet in roaming at BGN 5.90 or BGN 12.90, respectively. The weekly bundle Travel & Surf L now gives users 150 MB of mobile internet traffic at the price of BGN 32.90. All three packages offer significantly lower prices for mobile internet in roaming due to which customers may save up to 80% when using the service. Users of the Travel & Surf L weekly bundle will pay only BGN 0.22 per 1 MB of mobile internet. Clients of the Travel & Surf S bundle will be charged BGN 0.84 per 1 MB, while those who opt for the Travel & Surf M will pay BGN 0.65 per 1 MB of mobile internet.
The Zone EU (Eurozone) includes all European Union member states, as well as Switzerland, Iceland, Norway and Lichtenstein.
Terms of the Travel & Surf service remain unchanged for all other zones – Balkans, European countries and countries outside Europe. Zone 1 encompasses Albania, FYROM, Turkey, Croatia and Serbia; Zone 2 includes Andorra, Armenia, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Jersey Islands, San Marino and Ukraine, and Zone 3 covers the rest of the world.
Full information on the updated Travel & Surf service and mobile internet roaming bundles will be available at www.globul.bg/eng/ as of beginning of next week, via call to short number 123 and in all GLOBUL, GERMANOS and official partner shops.
All post-paid users who have activated roaming service may subscribe to the Travel & Surf by sending free of charge SMS to 1212, by dialing *105# and choosing one of the available options, or by visiting the Travel & Surf management mobile portal at http://lp.globul.bg. Access to the portal and traffic to it is free of charge regardless of users’ location. The portal also provides users with up to date information on their usage and bundle status. Moreover, GLOBUL gives another opportunity for managing the service via GLOBUL Travel & Surf mobile application available for iOS and Android smartphones. The app is free to all post-paid customers using Travel& Surf service.
As of July 15, 2013, GLOBUL will also offer new bundles for international calls to all mobile and fixed networks across the world, and in some of the European countries.
With the new Travel Europe (non EU) bundle, GLOBUL clients may get 15 or 30 bundle minutes per month for calls to the networks of the European Countries Zone at a monthly fee of BGN 29.90 or 45.90, respectively. The new Travel World bundle offers 15 or 30 minutes for international calls worldwide at BGN 39.90 or BGN 55.90 per month. With the new GLOBUL offers, clients can save more than 60% of their costs for calls abroad.
The European Countries Zone includes mobile and fixed networks in Andorra, Armenia, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Jersey, Kosovo, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, San Marino and Ukraine.
GLOBUL clients may now take advantage of the updated Travel Europe (EU) and Travel Balkan bundles which provide more call minutes and SMSs in the countries from the Eurozone and Zone Balkans. The Travel Europe packages offer up to 120 bundle minutes and up to 50 SMSs, as well as up to 10 MB of mobile internet in roaming in the EU Zone countries at prices from BGN 9.90 to BGN 39.90 per month. The Travel Balkan bundles now provide from 30 to 60 minutes for calls to the networks from Zone Balkans at BGN 22.90 or BGN 42.90, respectively. The Zone Balkans encompasses Albania, FYROM, Serbia, Turkey and Croatia.
The roaming bundles are valid for all new and existing GLOBUL residential post-paid clients. Packages may be purchased by sending free of charge SMS to the respective number for activation, by calling 123, via MyGLOBUL internet portal (http://my.globul.bg) or in all GLOBUL, GERMANOS and official partner shops.
All prices are VAT inclusive.