Bellevue, Washington – July 7, 2016 – To help our customers connect with loved ones, T-Mobile is making it free to call and text from the United States to Taiwan as the country braces for and recovers from typhoon Nepartak. T-Mobile will also waive roaming fees on calls and texts for customers in the country.
“Keeping in contact with family and friends is critical during an emergency” said John Legere, president and CEO of T-Mobile. “Our thoughts are with the people of Taiwan, and anyone else who may be affected by the powerful storm.”
The offer applies to all existing T-Mobile Simple Choice prepaid and postpaid customers, as well as customers of MetroPCS, GoSmart Mobile, and WalMart Family Mobile. It is effective from July 7 through July 14, 2016. Customers will see regular charges on their bills with corresponding credits.
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