5/15 【About the start of sim sales by business alliance of GTN Mobile and Ctrip】
【About the start of sim sales by business alliance of GTN Mobile and Ctrip】
GTN Mobile Co., Ltd., a consolidated subsidiary of Global Trust Networks, Inc., will enter into a business alliance agreement with Ctrip.com International Ltd. and will start the following services. This is the second business alliance with Japanese companies for Ctrip, which is China’s largest online travel company.
■Background and purpose of business alliance
Ctrip is a Chinese online travel company managing China’s largest online travel site “Ctrip（携程）”. As a group company of the Company which is a general life support company for foreigners, GTN Mobile offers mobile phone service specialized for foreigners. In order to solve the issues of foreigners who have many problems for the mobile service in Japan, GTN mobile phone service offering contents that foreigners can most easily use in terms of terminal, communication, price, payment, and multilingual support. This business alliance is offering sim to foreign visitors especially aiming at visitors from China, and making foreigners feel that “It is good to be here in Japan” . Through this business alliance, we expect to be able to provide a comfortable communication environment for foreigners, and further expand the customer base of both companies.
■ Service contents
From May 15, 2017 Ctrip will start selling voice sim and data sim on travel booking site operated in China. Customers planning to come to Japan from China will reserve voice sim and data sim in China before visiting Japan and may pick them up at “Global WiFi” Haneda Airport counter operated by Vision Inc. (Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo). As a result, customers can use both data sim that can communicate voice and data communication at almost the same time as arriving in Japan, so that we can provide a stressless communication environment .
In addition, GTN Mobile has prepared emergency contact numbers exclusively for voice sim and data sim users, and having multiple languages support system other than Chinese, which can responded reliably when they are having troubles in Japan!
■ Service start date: May 15, 2017
■ GTN Mobile：https://gtn-mobile.com/