Mobile Week with GSM

January 3, 2010

…unveils Group Connect for seamless conference calls

IN its resolve to empower   MTN has unveiled a new service called MTN Group Connect. According to Derek Appiah, Chief Enterprise Solutions Officer, MTN Group Connect will make it possible for telephone users to have seamless conference calls at no extra cost beyond the cost of normal telephone calls.

The service is another first from the stable of MTN Business, a division of MTN focussed on providing a comprehensive range of business communication solutions to corporate Nigeria.

“With MTN Group Connect, companies, business people, professionals and other categories of telephone users will be able to hold secured, multi-party conversations over the phone, without the need to travel,” he said.

According to Appiah, the service, which will be launched to the public in the New Year, has been developed to meet the specific needs of businesses whose officials often have to hold meetings involving more than two people communicating from various locations.

Corporate Services Executive, MTN, Wale Goodluck said: “This is another service aimed at enhancing the efficiency of businesses in our country. With this service, you will save time and money you could have otherwise spent on travelling to attend meetings at distant locations”.

As innovation leaders in Nigeria’’s telecom industry, MTN, Goodluck assured, “will continue to roll out innovative, value-driven products and services that enrich the lives of businesses, enabling them to perform optimally.”