Friday 04 September, 2015

bmobile-vodafone and NASFUND partner to give Free SIM’s and smart phones on discount

bmobile-vodafone and NASFUND partner to give Free SIM’s and smart phones on discount

PNG’s fastest growing mobile service, bmobile-vodafone in partnership with PNG’s largest superannuation fund by membership size, NASFUND, will give all NASFUND members a free SIM, pre-loaded with credits. The offer is a joint initiative to let members experience the convenience of transacting with NASFUND via mobile phones. To further facilitate the use of the FREE SIM, the offer also lets the members buy a dual SIM smart phone at 33% discount.

Visit NASFUND Centers in POM and Lae to get

  • Free SIM with pre-loaded credits
  • Dual SIM smartphone at K99, retail price K149

Members present their membership card at the bmobile-vodafone desk at NASFUND Centers to claim their free SIM and discounted smart phone. Members who receive their free SIM will have their names added to the database to receive free monthly updates on their account balance.

Sundar Ramamurthy, Group CEO, bmobile-vodafone said, “Our network allows you to make a call to over 90% of the people of PNG and we deliver best value for money, making us the most affordable mobile network.  Our customers across PNG now can make calls more freely from our service but also buy power at 50% lower service charge, check their superfund balance and do more with their mobile phones.”

Ian Tarutia, CEO, NASFUND said, “This partnership now adds bmobile-vodafone to the growing list of corporate entities providing value added services to NASFUND members , who number over 500,000 contributors. With customer service as our first priority we would like our members to use this offer and enjoy the conveniences of checking their balance anytime, anywhere and receive sms notifications from NASFUND on their contributions. Use of mobile phone today is not a luxury for the few. It is a tool of convenience to make lives of our people and certainly for our valued members easier.”

bmobile-vodafone PNG and SI

bmobile-vodafone was acquired by the Government of Papua New Guinea through an 85% shareholding in October 2013 and has been operating in PNG since 1997. It is Papua New Guinea’s first-ever mobile carrier and also operates in the Solomon Islands (since 2009). The partnership with Vodafone, a globally recognized telecoms provider, will make Bmobile PNG and Solomon Islands one of the world’s most progressive mobile service providers.

Vodafone Group 

Vodafone is world's largest mobile communications companies by subscriber base with over 450 million customers as on December 31, 2014. Vodafone currently has equity interests in over 20 countries across 5 continents and more than 55 partner networks worldwide. For more information, please visit

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