T-Mobile resumes credit top-up via Sazka terminals

Prague, 4 January 2012 –T-Mobile Czech Republic and Sazka sázková kancelář have agreed that they will resume credit top-up services on all Sazka terminals.  

“We believe that customers will appreciate the renewed possibility of prepaid-card top-up, which will again be available beginning tomorrow, Thursday, 5 January 2012,” says Milan Vašina, Managing Director of T-Mobile Czech Republic, a.s. 

“Resumed credit top-up for this important operator is of great importance not only for Sazka but also for our business partners. It is also another indication for our customers that Sazka is being stabilised and that it will soon gradually resume all services to which they were accustomed,” adds Kamil Ziegler, CEO of SAZKA sázková kancelář, a.s. 

About SAZKA sázková kancelář, a.s.
As of 1 November 2011, SAZKA sázková kancelář,a.s. assumed the business activities of SAZKA, a.s., which became insolvent in spring 2011 and subsequently declared bankruptcy. SAZKA sázková kancelář, a.s. operates the biggest lottery company in the Czech Republic, having an approximately 90% market share. In addition to numerical and instant lotteries, sport and fixed-odds betting and quick games, the company also focuses on the provision of non-lottery terminal services to its customers, such as mobile-phone credit top-up, sale of tickets and payments for goods and services. The company is owned by KKCG and PPF.  

Contact for journalists:
Václav Jalovecký, spokesperson
Tel.: 606 628 322                                            
For more information, please visit www.sazka.cz.

About the Company

T-Mobile Czech Republic, a member of the international telecommunications group Deutsche Telekom, is with its almost 6.2 million customers the number-one operator in the Czech market. T-Mobile is an integrated operator: in addition to converged telecommunications services, it offers TV and comprehensive ICT solutions. It provides outstanding services in the high-speed network, which was proved repeatedly by benchmark testing performed by umlaut (former P3) with Best-in-Test seal.

T-Mobile Czech Republic places emphasis on taking a responsible approach to the environment and society. It adheres to fair business practices, helps beneficial applications and services to see the light of day, supports non-profit organizations, small businesses and individuals, and lends a helping hand whenever crisis situations arise. The company’s employees serve as volunteers in many places across the entire Czech Republic.

More information about the company is available at www.t-mobile.cz, www.t-press.cz (the portal for journalists), www.t-mobile.cz/pomahame (information on the company’s CSR activities) and www.rozjezdy.cz (T-Mobile Takeoffs of the Year – a program to support small businesses).

Contact details of the press unit: press@t-press.cz.