Monday, September 27

Maxis celebrates Festival of Lights with special offers


KUCHING: Customers of Maxis Bhd (Maxis), Malaysia’s leading integrated communications provider, can look forward to special offers from the company during the Deepavali celebration today.

To enhance customers’ experience of the celebration, Maxis’ festive offerings focus on the popular areas of content, devices and talk time, giving away extra value and accessories.

“Maxis is a leader in offering content, applications and service innovations which bring to life the use of devices for personal expression and for connection to the rest of the world. In line with this and in celebration of Deepavali, we are pleased to present our customers with special content offers revolving around box office record-breaker Endhiran, and special incentives on device purchases,” said vice president and head of product, devices and innovation T. Kugan in a press release.

“We are committed to our customers’ dreams and know how important festive celebrations are in their lives. We understand that dreams feel closer to realisation when they are shared with family and friends. We wish our customers togetherness, and hope to add to their joys this Deepavali with these exclusive offers.”

Maxis’ vice president and head of Mobile K Bhuwan added, “We hope for this Deepavali and also every day that follows to continue giving our customers more personalised and meaningful ways to connect with their world. We are happy to be providing them for

Deepavali with Hotlink Hot Tickets that come with even more talktime and SMS. We will also be dishing out Family Favourite Personal Pan Pizza from Pizza Hut with these Hot Tickets for just RM1.”

Maxis customers will enjoy exclusive privileges in relation to India’s biggest box office record-breaker, Endhiran, starring Rajinikanth and Aishwarya Rai Bacchan. Maxis will be running a two-week contest till Nov 14 with Malaysia’s number one Tamil radio station THR.Raaga.

Listeners who download Endhiran caller ringtones from Maxis will be eligible to SMS Deepavali greetings to the radio station and stand the chance to be rewarded with five movie passes each for a special screening of Endhiran. In addition, Maxis is offering its customers a full array of mobile and digital content such as Endhiran caller ringtones, wallpapers, full tracks, music videos and movie clips for purchase. They just have to type ‘GET DEEPA’ and send to 26000.

Maxis customers will enjoy even more value with Hotlink Hot Tickets from now to Jan 31. Customers are entitled to a Family Favourite Personal Pan Pizza from Pizza Hut for only RM1 with every two RM10 Hot Tickets or one RM15 Hot Ticket. The Hot Tickets are bundled with extra value during the festive season. The RM10 Hot Ticket comes with RM31 worth of talk time and SMS while the RM15 Hot Ticket comes with RM60 worth of talk time and SMS.

“When they activate the Hot Ticket, customers are immediately given free access to festive portal content such as Bollywood gossip, MMS Deepavali greetings and mobile wallpapers,” said Bhuwan.

Meanwhile, customers who visit Maxis stores from now till Nov 7 will receive a free portable NX1 Spore speaker worth RM99 with purchase from a choice array of latest devices such as the Nokia N8, the BlackBerry Bold 9700, the Motorola Backflip, the HTC Wildfire and the Samsung Galaxy S.