Telus Canada and Shaw Canada are offering free long distance calls to Japan until March 31, 2011. The following statements were released by each company:
“To help our consumer customers stay connected with friends and family in affected regions, all TELUS mobile and wireline calls to Japan are free from March 11 to 31, 2011. Free calling also applies to TELUS’ roaming mobility customers contacting Japan, and roaming customers in Japan calling North America. Full credit for all billed calls will be provided in a subsequent billing cycle”.
“At times like this, it’s critical that you’re able to connect with loved ones. We want to help, so we’re offering free long-distance calling to Japan. And until March 31, we’re also making TV Japan available to all Digital TV customers”.