Viber Announces Exclusive Partnership With Globe Telecom In The Philippines

imagesViber, ( the leading mobile communications application offering free messaging and HD-quality phone calls, announced an exclusive deal here today with Globe Telecom to offer its subscribers call, text, and mobile Internet services bundled with Viber.

The Globe Prepaid GoUNLI25 is a bundled prepaid offer with unlimited texts and unlimited calls to Globe/TM plus unlimited Viber Chat services without the need for Wi-Fi or additional data charges.

Peter Bithos, Senior Advisor for Consumer Business at Globe Telecom: “We are happy and excited to collaborate with Viber as their exclusive Philippine telco partner to expand their presence and user base in the country. The partnership is in line with our strategy to explore new revenue streams beyond call and text services, becoming a full-fledged digital brand.”

Talmon Marco, Viber CEO: “Viber is excited to partner with Globe Telecom as we endeavor to grow our footprint in the Philippines. Globe understands how the needs of its consumers evolve and is very aggressive in leading the digital lifestyle of its subscribers. With Viber’s revolutionary features that Filipinos love, it is definitely a refreshing experience to use the application without having to wait for Wi-Fi. With the innovative offers from Globe, every Filipino will now get a chance to explore the Viber experience.”

This affordable and flexible plan provides multiple ways for Globe customers to use Viber to communicate freely with their friends. With multiple price points, customers can choose exactly the plan that’s right for them and enjoy messaging via Viber and HD quality voice calls.

The new deal joins other partnerships Viber has entered with leading global telecom companies. Viber is constantly working to expand the range of services it offers to its customers, recently unveiling desktop versions of the popular messaging and VoIP platform. Additionally, the company has selected Asia as a strategic target and the new partnership with Globe is another step in that effort.