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Vodafone Qatar celebrates over 50 million minutes of international calling

6 December, 2009: Since the start of Vodafone Qatar's second international calling promotion, Vodafone customers have made international calls amounting to over 50 million minutes, Vodafone announced today.

"More and more people are using Vodafone services to stay in touch with family and friends," said Vodafone CMO Michael Portz.  "Our customers appreciate that these rates are available to all customers with no additional purchases required.  We'd like to thank our customers, and we promise to continue to provide them with great value."

Vodafone's unbeatable international calling rates include the following:

Bangladesh- 55 Dirhams a minute

India- 44 Dirhams a minute

Egypt- 55 Dirhams a minute

Sri Lanka- 66 Dirhams a minute

Nepal- 77 Dirhams a minute

Pakistan- 66 Dirhams a minute

Philippines- 77 Dirhams a minute

GCC countries- 77 Dirhams a minute

Jordan- 77 Dirhams a minute

Lebanon- 77 Dirhams a minute

Syria- 77 Dirhams a minute

Palestine- 77 Dirhams a minute

United Kingdom, USA and most other destinations -1.22 Qatari Riyals a minute

Customers have received an SMS with the rate to the country they call most, and can take advantage of promotional rates to other countries as well.  Vodafone has also permanently lowered their regular international calling rate from QR2.50 to QR1.95 per minute for calls to destinations not currently covered by a promotional rate.  Customers can view all Vodafone's amazing rates at

Vodafone's new international calling is open to ALL Vodafone customers. Published rates are transparent and easy to understand. There are no confusing peak and off peak prices. In addition, with Vodafone customers can use their Flexi value anyway they want. Vodafone does not split value between voice and SMS only, so customers can enjoy all of their value for international calling.

For as little as QR 35, future customers can also join Vodafone and take advantage of their fantastic international calling offers by signing up to Vodafone at an outlet selling Vodafone services or at Vodafone retail stores.

For further information, please visit or call the Vodafone customer service centre at 111 from a Vodafone mobile or 8007111 from any other phone. 


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