Top Prize of S$1 million Cash and 800 Special Prizes of a StarHub Shop Voucher worth S$80 Each to be Won


Singapore 8 September 2000 -- StarHub, Singapore’s new info-communications player, today unveiled an exciting IDD promotion blitz - offering a million dollar prize - a first for an info-comms company in Singapore. This is a reflection of StarHub's belief in constantly challenging the norm, and to seek innovation in all its services and offerings.


The 'IDD 008 Win A Million' draw is open to all registered customers for StarHub's international call services who make an international call via IDD 008 from their residential or personal mobile line (regardless of which mobile operator they may be with). From this Sunday, 10 September 2000 till 10 December 2000, every call with a minimum duration of five minutes qualifies for one chance to win.


Said William Tan, General Manager, IP & Telephony Solutions, StarHub, "We are constantly on the lookout to explore new avenues and possibilities in rewarding our customers with better services and offerings. The response to our premium IDD 008 service has been encouraging. Besides offering customers with crystal clear quality, fast connection, per second billing and very competitive all day rates, consumers now has an extra big incentive to use IDD 008. With the grand draw prize of S$1 million cash, one of our IDD 008 customers could be Singapore's next millionaire!"


Besides the top prize of S$1 million, StarHub will also be giving away 800 special prizes of StarHub Shop vouchers worth S$80 each. Members of the public who wish to participate in the ‘IDD 008 Win A Million’ draw need to be registered StarHub IDD 008 subscribers. Application forms for the registration of the StarHub international call services will be available at StarHub Shops, StarHub Preferred Partners and all 7-Eleven outlets. For more details, please call 1800-StarHub (782-7482).


The draw date for the million-dollar prize is 2 January 2001 and results will be announced in the major dailies soon after.


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