O2 cuts roaming rates for text by 25%

O2 Ireland today announced a 25% reduction in the price that prepay customers will pay to send text messages while travelling in the EU.

Effective from July 1, prepay customers will see the cost of sending a text message from anywhere in the EU drop from 39c to 29c. It will continue to be free to receive a text.

No opt-in will be required by a customer in advance of travelling to avail of the new rates - they will be automatically available to customers.

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