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Vodafone Qatar Launches World’s First Facebook Reload Service for Prepaid

5 October 2010: Vodafone Qatar, the market leader in social media, today launched the world's first Facebook reload service for prepaid.  Available via both PC and mobile phones, it's the latest in a series of innovations being rolled out by the company this quarter.

In a first for Qatar and the region, Vodafone customers are now able to easily and securely reload their Red prepaid plans be it Flexi, Mobile Internet or Mobile Broadband, while visiting Vodafone Qatar's Facebook page at celebrate the launch, Vodafone is offering its Facebook community a 10% savings on all reloads done through Facebook until 31 October.   Simply click the tab called "Online Reload" and follow the easy steps to reload. 

Everyone can take advantage of this great offer, because joining the Vodafone Qatar community on Facebook is free.  All Vodafone customers can browse Facebook for free from their phones whether they're on Red or Freedom.

"It is a fantastic achievement for Vodafone Qatar to launch the world's first mobile credit reload via Facebook," said DeEtte Christie, Head of Online, Vodafone Qatar.

"Vodafone Qatar  is the leader in utilising social media and online to deliver world-class customer experience. We have a vision for making Qatar the envy of not only the region, but the global community through delivering new and innovative ways for our customers to engage with us whether through the PC or a handset.  We started by offering free access via mobile phone to not only Facebook, but Twitter, Maktoob, Friendster and Orkut, and we followed this up by giving everyone on Vodafone 10MB of free Mobile Internet access every month.  We've organically grown a vibrant and active Facebook community of more than 30,000 members through offering high quality customer service, breaking news, special offers, and more," continued DeEtte Christie.

Vodafone's Facebook community is open to everyone, simply click the "like" button found at the top of the page to join.  Once a member, anyone can use the "Online Reload" application.  To get the 10% saving on reloads, use the code "facebookreload" when completing your purchase.



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