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January 1970

Bubble Message Another head start by Telenor Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, June 07, 2006: Telenor launches the first ever in Pakistan - 'Bubble Message' service adding a new dimension to the portfolio of products.
Now with 'Bubble Message', Telenor customers can send voice messages to their friends, family and business contacts instantly. Telenor Pakistan is the first and the only operator in the country to offer such a unique and exclusive service. Telenor Pakistan is the third affiliate after DiGi Malaysia and Grameen Phone of Telenor Group to launch this service which has received overwhelming response in other markets and Telenor foresees the same in Pakistan.

The Bubble Message service enables mobile subscribers to communicate with each other by exchanging short voice messages. Telenor customers can send Bubble Messages to all Telenor customers and also to other mobile users of other operators. However, Telenor is the only operator in Pakistan to offer this service.
Commenting on why customers prefer bubble message, Bjorn Taale Sandberg Chief Marketing Officer Telenor Pakistan said With a Bubble message you are actually personalizing your message! In case the person you are trying to reach is not available, out of reach, not responding or busy then sending a bubble their way is the perfect way to reach them. Its quick, convenient and fun!?

How to Bubble:

To send a Bubble Message

Dial *<mobile code><number> and record a message after a bubble sound
e.g. *03455000000

Press 'End' (disconnect) when finished and your Bubble Message will be sent.

To play a Bubble Message(s)

You will get SMS whenever you receive a new Bubble Message

Dial *0* for new Bubble Message

Dial *1* for old Bubble Message

Sending and Receiving a Bubble Messages costs are @Rs. 2 (inclusive of tax).

Subscription is Free and no setup is needed. It works for all Telenor customers, djuice, prepaid and postpaid.

Every mobile user is allocated a mailbox size of 10 Bubble Messages including both old (heard) and new (unheard).

The Telenor group is an international provider of high quality telecommunications, data and media communication services. Telenor ranks as one of the biggest GSM service providers in the world with over 90 million subscribers. Telenor Pakistan is 100% owned by Telenor and adds on to its operations in Asia together with

Thailand, Malaysia and Bangladesh.