Globe Telecom and Line launches a new and free service that is perfect for connecting families and friends via mobile this Christmas. If you have family and friends who lives abroad, they can now call you in your Globe mobile number and TM number for free!
Yes! its free, for example, if your mom lives in Chicago and they want to call you via your Globe mobile this Christmas just to greet you or make some kumustahan, You mom will only just download and install the LINE app in order to qualify for the free voice calls to Globe and TM mobile numbers here in the Philippines.
Globe and Line will provide free 100 minutes of free calls this December 24, 2014 up to January 1, 2015. But if 100 minutes is not enough, the LINE user can just purchase 100 credits in LINE for 1 USD, take note that 1 minute call can cost the Line user a 12 credit, but Line will rebate you 5 credit for every 1 minute call. Initially, thats a PHP 45 for the 100 credits, that's 8 minutes of calls, or PHP 5.625 per minute.
"Fo nine days from Dec 24, 2014 - January 1, 2015, Line users worldwide, including the 12 million strong Filipinos in various communities aboard, can make free calls to Globe mobile and TM subscribers in the Philippines. This offer is a special gift from Globe and Line that will make this Christmas season extra memorable, letting the warmth of the celebrations to radiate across the seas."
The free call service to Globe and TM is available to the US, Europe, and parts of Asia. The service is perfect for OFW and immigrants who wants to get in touch with their love ones here in the Philippines. Take note again that Line users are required to be connected to their wifi or 3G internet.
Line is available for download in iOS and Android OS
"The Line app offering is another expansion of Globe's comprehensive line-up of services for overseas Filipinos, which include DUO International for 24 countries, international SIMS in the UK, Spain, Italy, and co-branded partnerships in HK, SG, Saudi Arabia, among many others.
for details, visit: http://www.globe.com.ph/international
ok..heads up to my family and friends in the US, Australia, Europe and HK