DENVER, Sept. 17, 2008Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) today announced its long-distance calling plan, Qwest® Plan Latino, now offers a flat rate of five cents-per-minute to Mexico, as well as reduced rates to select Latin American countries. As part of the robust lineup of Hispanic tailored products and services, Qwest Plan Latino is available for only $3.25 per month when added to any Qwest domestic long distance plan. 
 
 
“Qwest takes great pride in providing innovative products and services to not only meet but exceed customer expectations, and that’s exactly what we’ve achieved with the new Qwest Plan Latino.” said Hector Placencia, director of Hispanic marketing at Qwest. ”Now, even the rising costs of traveling can’t keep Qwest customers from staying connected to their friends and family in Mexico and Latin America.”
 
 
The new offer represents a reduction of original Plan Latino flat rates of seven cents-per-minute and $5.99 per month price. Plan Latino is not bundle eligible and the per-minute rate only applies to calls made to landline phones.
 

 

For more information on Qwest Plan Latino and other long-distance calling plans from Qwest, visit www.qwest.com (English) or www.qwest.com/espanol (Spanish). Customers can also call 1 800-244-1111 (English) or 1 800-564-1121 (Spanish) to learn more.

 


 

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