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Ace Sales Performers honored at Hutch Champion’s Challenge

Download in Word Hutch, Sri Lanka’s fastest growing 3G network, recognized the company’s top sales performers at ‘Hutch Champion’s Challenge 2015/16’ award ceremony held recently. The gala event felicitated the high performers of 2015 and was patronized by Hutchison Asia Telecom, Director of Projects Anne Chen, Hutch Chief Executive Officer Thirukumar Nadarasa and the Management of Hutch Sri Lanka. The event was attended by a large gathering of nearly 500 Hutch Sales employees and Distributor staff from across the country....

HUTCH clinches Effie award in Internet and Telecom Category

Download in Word “Always Internet” campaign wins most effective campaign HUTCH, Sri Lanka’s fastest growing 3G network, was an Effie winner in the Internet and Telecom Category for their unique campaign “Always Internet” at the recently concluded Effie Awards ceremony held at Water’s Edge last week.. The campaign was conceptualized by Sarva Integrated and was rated as one of the most effective communication campaigns in the country. The international Effie Awards highlights marketing effectiveness and over the years has emerged as the...

What is the difference between 2G and 3G?

By Thirukumar Nadarasa   The mobile phone revolution has made huge strides over the past few decades transforming the lives of millions of people for the better. Today, a majority of the population in urban and suburban areas of Sri Lanka and a significant number in the rural areas carry a mobile phone, be it a basic feature phone or a smartphone. During the early days, mobile phones were all about making and receiving voice calls. However, due to rapid technological advances,...

‘One Rate’ to Any Network

Download in Word Hutch CEO commends TRC for new Flat Rate determination No more premium charges for calling off net numbers outside your own network The Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (TRC), the country’s telecom regulatory authority has established a new flat calling rate from 01st February, 2016. The old dual on-net/off-net tariff structure charged mobile subscribers twice the rate for calling off-net compared to calling on-net. This caused a lot of confusion and difficulties to mobile subscribers as they had to pay excess rates...

Hutch launches train ticket purchases via mobile

Download in Word Hutch, one of Sri Lanka’s fastest growing 3G networks, has partnered with Mobitel and Sri Lanka Railway to introduce the latest addition to its range of VAS services for its valued customer base, by enabling train ticket purchases straight from a Hutch mobile. The service will be of immense value to over 300,000 commuters who travel by train daily, as it will negate the necessity to stand in queues and help avoid the disappointment of tickets being sold...

Hutch Selects Aegis to Provide Telecom BPM for Sri Lanka

Download in Word Strategic partnership with Hutch to provide multi-lingual Customer Lifecycle Management Carve-Out transaction includes transfer to Operations and Re-Badging of over 65 Employees Aegis increases headcount to over 400 employees across its center in Colombo, Sri Lanka Aegis Limited, a global Outsourcing and Technology Services Company, announced today that it has entered into a strategic relationship with Hutch Sri Lanka to provide Customer Lifecycle Management across Sri Lanka. Under the terms of the new contract, Aegis will provide a comprehensive spectrum...