Digicel supports Special Olympics Fiji Invitational Regional Games

Digicel Fiji Chief Executive Officer, Mike Greig said, “This is a great day for a great cause, and we are fully committed to the community where we operate. We are delighted to partner with Special Olympics Fiji to support them in their 50th year celebrations and the hosting of the Fiji Invitational Regional Games. Special Olympics is a passion of Digicel Founder and Chairman, Denis O’Brien and we are excited to be able to mirror this in Fiji.

Digicel launches leadership program

The program was launched today in Port Moresby.

Aspire is a development program designed to provide leadership training for high potential Digicel staff to support and prepare them to move into future leadership positions within the business.

Digicel Chief of People Officer, Emer Jameson, said the program is another example of the continued commitment from Digicel to build leadership capacity across its markets.

Digicel thanks customers for patience

This process is in compliance with the guidelines and directives issued by the “National Information & Communications Technology Authority” (“NICTA”) for all SIM cards to be registered in Papua New Guinea.

Digicel PNG CFO, Ketan Mehta said, “We acknowledge that you have had to ensure you comply with NICTA’s directive and we really appreciate your patience and understanding.”

Digicel’s new combo package!

This combo package will allow customers to have unlimited talk time after purchasing three variety set plans from Digicel.

The 1TOK combo will allow users access to unlimited talk time, coming in plans of 1 day, 7 days and 30 days.

Depending on the purchase of three set packages of K5, K20 and K50, users will be treated to unlimited talk time with SMS, data and free Facebook surfing plans. This plan also includes free WhatsApp calling.

​Double data time from Digicel!

With these new plans, customers can enjoy more data for use on Google, WhatsApp and video calls as well as on social media platforms like Facebook or Instagram.

Commenting on this offer, Digicel marketing manager, Jayleen Morris, said Digicel has listened to its customers and has created tailored made offers to suit everyone’s budget and needs.

“We know that our customers’ needs for data has grown tremendously over the years and we have now introduced a number of tailor made data plans for our Prepaid Customers, which suit everyone across PNG.”

VIDEO: Digicel to provide full satellite coverage across the Pacific

In this Business Plus PNG interview, David Conn talks to Intelsat’s Managing Director for the Pacific, Robert Suber about the partnership with Digicel in the region as well as the impact it has had on communication services available in the network.


Digicel completes Share Purchase Agreement for Tonga Cable Ltd

As a result, Government will be able to co-finance alongside the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank, the extension of the fibre optic cable to Vava’u and Ha’apai Islands for an improved telecommunication service in both Island groups. 

This announcement reinforces Digicel’s objective to increase accessibility to and penetration of communications to Tonga – as well as to deliver the economic and social benefits that communications bring.

Digicel gives State of Origin fans more reasons to celebrate

PNG’s leading Telecommunication and Entertainment Company has announced a major campaign for State of Origin Three over the next 7 days.

Customers who sign up for a Digicel subscription have a chance to win one of thousands of prizes on offer.

Prizes include 2500 1tok prizes given away daily, with winners to have a chance to win a set top box plus 6 month free subscription.

Customers who purchase any 1Tok Combo Plan will have the chance to win 1Tok Combo Plans, 1 of 10 Play boxes and 6 Months Supa Plan with a grand prize of K10,000.

VIDEO: Fibre optic problem not an issue

It's one of only two submarine fibre optic sources in the country, with the other one found off Ela beach in Port Moresby.
However, the other major Telecommunications Company in the country Digicel says there are other ways around the submarine problem.


Meredith Kuusa with more

Digicel launches self-care menu to prepaid customers

This will enable customers to assist themselves with queries relating to data, SMS, top-up, voice and other important services such as Easi-Pay via their handsets.

Digicel Managing Director, Mobile, Shivan Bhargava said; “Digicel is committed to improving customer experience by providing fast, easy, and convenient services that put customers in control.