AT&T Introduces ‘City Savings’ a Unique and Innovative Enhancement to International Calling

AT&T Introduces ‘City Savings’ a Unique and Innovative Enhancement to International Calling

Consumers now save on calls to over 220 countries worldwide and, with “City Savings,” receive even lower per-minute rates to 31 cities in 12 countries New offer is part of AT&T’s growing bundle of consumer communications services


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T) today announced a unique enhancement to its AT&T AnyHour Advantage with
the introduction of “City Savings(SM).”  For $3.95 a month, AT&T’s
enhanced lead offer now provides consumers the ability to call 31 popular cities
in 12 countries at significant savings. 

This unique AT&T offer responds to consumers’ requests for innovative
offers to international destinations they call most.  With City Savings,
customers will enjoy discounted rates to select cities of up to 41 percent. 
For example, a customer who calls Mexico might not have a need or desire to
make calls to all of the country, but instead may prefer to call selected cities
such as Monterrey or Mexico City.  With City Savings(sm), that customer
will pay only 10 cents per minute instead of the current country rate of 17
cents, a savings of 41 percent%.   Similarly, calls to select cities
in China and India will have low per-minute rates from 10 cents to 28 cents,
resulting in discounts of up to 33 percent. 

“Our exclusive City Savings(sm) pricing, demonstrates AT&T’s
commitment to providing consumers significant show value to consumers with innovative
calling plans tcalling hat meet their specific requirementsneeds,” said
Kevin Crull, senior vice president, AT&T Consumer.

The AT&T AnyHour Advantage(sm) with City Savings(sm) includes low rates
to more than 220 countries worldwide, 7 seven days a week, 24 hours a day on
direct-dialed calls made from home.  This new offer can be bundled with
other AT&T calling plans that include domestic and local calling, with state-to-state
rates as low as 7 cents-per-minute.  For more information on these enhanced
plans, customers can call 1- 800-222-0300 or visit

COUNTRY     CITIES                                         
——-     ——                                      
Brazil      Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro                      
China       Beijing, Fuzhou, Shanghai, Shenzhen,
Tianjin     .10
Colombia    Bogotá, Cali, Medellín                       
India       Bangalore, Baroda, Jalandhar, Calcutta,
Mumbai, New Delhi             
Korea       Seoul                                           
México      Mexico City, Monterrey, Guadalajara             
Peru        Lima                                            
Poland      Krakow, Warsaw                                  
Russia      Moscow, St. Petersburg                          
Taiwan      Taipei                                     
Ukraine     Kiev, Odessa                                    
Venezuela   Caracas   

* Calls to mobile phones or other wireless devices will be billed at the country
rate and may incur additional per minute mobile termination charges.

About AT&T

AT&T ( is among the premier voice and data communications
companies in the world, serving businesses, consumers, and government. 
The company runs one of the most sophisticated communications networks in the
United States, backed by the research and development capabilities of AT&T
Labs.  A leading supplier of data, Internet and managed services for the
public and private sectors, AT&T offers outsourcing and consulting to large
businesses and government.  The company is a market leader in local, long
distance and Internet services, as well as transaction-based services like prepaid
cards, collect calling and directory assistance.  With approximately $37
billion of revenue, AT&T has about 40 million residential customers and
4 million business customers, who depend on AT&T for high-quality communications. 
AT&T has garnered several awards for outstanding performance and customer

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AT&T Introduces ‘City Savings’ a Unique and Innovative Enhancement to International Calling