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Press release

Two months' free SMS messaging

17 October 2003

The special offer is open to all NATEL® subscription customers. Postpaid customers who send SMS messages during the free period will have the charges credited to their monthly bill. NATEL® easy and NATEL® easy kid subscribers will not be charged for SMS messages sent daily between 6 pm and 7 pm. The free SMS offer applies to messages sent to any domestic number from within Switzerland. Roaming SMS, Large Accounts, SMS Information Services and international numbers are excluded from the offer. The free SMS offer will run for two months, from 19 October up to and including 19 December 2003, every day between 6 pm and 7 pm.

5 million SMS messages are sent daily from person to person over the Swisscom Mobile network. The maximum number of characters per SMS is 160. The regular cost per SMS message within Switzerland is CHF 0.20, for NATEL® easy kid CHF 0.15.

Berne, 17 October 2003


Swisscom AG
Media Relations
3050 Bern