Golan international numbers to ease calling from abroad

By
June 9, 2013 19:08

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

Continuing its pursuit of foreigners, tourists, and non-citizens in Israel, Golan Telecom announced on Sunday a program that would allow foreigners to call Israel using international phone numbers.

Customers in Golan Telecom's "unlimited all-inclusive" or "birthday" plan can link their lines to local phone numbers in two countries of their choice from a list of 20, which includes the US, UK and France. Friends and family in those countries would then be able to dial the local number in order to chat with Israel for the price of a local call.

In May, the discount cellular provider became the first Israeli company to allow customers to sign up without the use of a national ID number, meaning tourists and foreigners in Israel could get a cellular plan using just their passport and a foreign credit card.

The company estimated that the market of tourists, frequent visitors and immigrants comprised 150,000-300,000 people.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Breaking news
September 19, 2018
Nasrallah: 'Israeli aggression is Syria can not be tolerated'

By REUTERS, JERUSALEM POST STAFF