Indosat, member of the Ooredoo Group, today announced a partnership with Facebook to launch Internet.org initiative in Indonesia as part of the "Internet Tanpa Pulsa Untuk Semua" initiative by the operator. The initiative will see Indosat providing easy access to critical information to all Indonesians, including useful health, education, social media for communication & news. The service which will be available in English and Bahasa Indonesia is offered to both for IM3 & Mentari (pre-paid customers) and Matrix (post-paid customers) and can be accessed via the Internet.org app from the Android playstore.
With the initiative, Indosat customers will get easy internet access to a set of services such as: getting general information on Ask.com & Wikipedia; getting news updates on Merdeka.com & KapanLagi; staying updated on sports through Bola.net; getting education info on Kelase; being able to check the weather and climate through Accuweather; enjoying stories via Wattpad; checking employment opportunities on Jobstreet; selling items on OLX & Tokopedia; learning about women's issues on sites like BabyCenter, MAMA, Girl Effect; and accessing health information on UNICEF's Facts for Life. And on top of these sites, customers may enjoy the services of Facebook.