Nawras signs exclusive partnership agreement in Oman with WhatsApp

Nawras is delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with WhatsApp, the leading cross-platform mobile messaging service in Oman and globally. This exclusive marketing agreement gives Nawras the opportunity to introduce new services based on this extremely popular messaging platform.  WhatsApp is already being enjoyed by more than one million customers in the Sultanate of Oman.

Martin Lyne, Nawras Chief Marketing Officer, said, “WhatsApp has quickly become a very popular alternative to SMS for messaging, allowing customers to communicate instantly with contacts across the world. With this cross platform reach we will introduce further choice and flexibility for Nawras customers using WhatsApp.”

He added, “Today we have launched an exclusive weekly WhatsApp data plan which provides customers with 50 MB of WhatsApp data as well as 50 SMS for just 500 Baiza per week. Customers can dial *141*23*81# to activate this exciting plan. We will also be launching a number of exclusive smartphone plans with increased data allowances as our innovation continues to enrich the daily lives of people in Oman. This is the same vision that has inspired the creators of WhatsApp to make an application that people love to use and together we can make communications easier, more versatile and always a rewarding experience.”

WhatsApp is free to download for most smartphones and can be used on iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Windows and Nokia handsets for communicating, sharing photographs and transferring files to any user with the same application, regardless of their operator or handset.

Nawras is listening to customers and designing easy-to-use products and services that are in tune with the way people like to communicate today.  Full details of the latest offers and services from Oman’s customer friendly communications provider, can be found by visiting