August 12th 2016 - Celebrate our Olympic gold, All Digicel to Digicel Calls FREE today
Friday 12th August, 2016. : Digicel Fiji announced all Digicel to Digicel calls are free from 12 midday to 12 midnight today.
This is in light of wild celebrations breaking out after Team Fiji won the country’s first gold medal in Rugby 7s at the Rio Olympic Games, beating Great Britain in a classic final.
Digicel Fiji CEO, Darren McLean said, “Today is a proud moment for all Fijians. We salute the great effort by Ben Ryan and his players, what a final and a fantastic victory.
“We saw how the nation united to support this team and we know everyone is celebrating out there. We would want to make communications easier between families and friends in Fiji, Digicel will offer free calls to all Digicel prepaid customers up to midnight tonight
“Digicel has been a proud supporter of rugby in this country and it all started in 2006 when the Digicel Chairman, Denis O’Brien signed a multi-million dollar sponsorship deal for the Fiji 7s and the company still supports the game today.
“Enjoy the moment as this is our first gold medal since the Olympics began in 1896, 120 years later we have won a precious medal, and it doesn’t get any better than this.”
About Digicel Group:
Digicel Group is a total communications and entertainment provider with operations in 33 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 15 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
Digicel is the lead sponsor of Caribbean, Central American and Pacific sports teams, including the Special Olympics teams throughout these regions. Digicel sponsors the West Indies cricket team and is also the presenting partner of the Caribbean Premier League. In the Pacific, Digicel is the proud sponsor of grassroots NRL programs, women’s business initiatives and the Amicale soccer team in Vanuatu.
Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Haiti, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea and Trinidad and Tobago which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes.