Orange Encourages Safe Internet Use
Today more than 90 countries are celebrating Safe Internet Day. For the third time in a row on the occasion of this day Orange, together with the Safe Internet Committee of Armenia and Media Education Center NGO, has initiated the “Safe Internet Armenia” large-scale project. The main emphasize of the program this year is child protection.
On the 31st of January RA Public Service Regulatory Commission adopted a decree complementing the «Rules of public electronic communication mobile number portability service». The Decree will ensure, that from the 1st of April 2014, each citizen of the RA, willing to change his mobile operator, will have the freedom to do so, while keeping fully his existing number. The change of operator and maintenance of the existing number will be for free and in more than 90% of cases will be performed within one working day.
Orange informs about changes in the list of the countries where the company provides roaming services. The changes will take effect from the 1st of February, 2014.
With the support of the Orange Foundation a newly founded center is now available in «Mary Izmirlyan» orphanage, at the service of children having visual impairment. The center is equipped with specialized educational materials and equipment to facilitate their educational process and further integration into society. Educational materials contain sets of books for children with visual disabilities, as well as specialized toys to support the development of the younger ones.
Up to 42Mbps H+ network of Orange now available in 315 settlements of Armenia
Today Orange has announced the opening of its high speed H+ network, with download speed of up to 42Mbps, in 310 new settlements in Armenia, thus expanding today the list of communities already benefiting from this network from 5 (Yerevan, Gyumri, Vanadzor, Echmiadzin and Ararat) to 315.
The results of technical works performed during the year 2013 have enabled Orange to be once again recognized as the quality-leading mobile internet network in Armenia
2013 was a landmark for network improvement in Orange. Following 600 network upgrades performed in 2013, now Orange subscribers can upload and download files faster and more easily, webpage opening speed and online video streaming have as well been increased and stabilized.
Names of subscribers to travel to Paris with Orange already revealed
Today Orange has announced the names of the winners of the “Travel to Paris Together” offer, who activated the 1000th Orange “With Each Other” pack between December 10, 2013 and January 15, 2014.
Orange network once again ensured an excellent quality of connection on the New Year’s night
This year, on the New Year’s night, Orange customers shared their joy and best wishes with their close ones, living in Armenia and abroad, through millions of calls and short messages. On the 31st of December and the 1st of January Orange network served a total of 6,316,179 outgoing and incoming calls. During the same period, Orange customers sent 607,181 short messages.
Yesterday at midnight reception of applications for participation in annual Orange Book Prize 2013 came to its close. Total 327 applications for participation in the contest have been presented, out of which 152 poems, 121 short stories, 27 novels and 27 fairy tales.
Orange Armenia has summarized the results of the technical works performed during the year 2013 aimed at further development of the network capacity and extension of the coverage.