OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 04, 2016 - Effective today through October 7, 2016, Sprint (NYSE:S, news, filings) is waiving all international call and SMS charges for Sprint, Boost and Virgin Mobile customers in the U.S. reaching those in the path of Hurricane Matthew including the Bahamas, Bermuda, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica and Turks & Caicos. International roaming call and SMS charges for all Sprint customers while in these countries will also be waived.
“We are sending thoughts and prayers to those who may be impacted by Hurricane Matthew,” said Marcelo Claure, Sprint president and CEO. “We want to do what we can to help our customers stay connected with loved ones.”
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served more than 59.4 million connections as of June 30, 2016 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint atwww.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
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