Skype offers free calls to Nepal

(12 June 2015) Last 3 days of discounted Skype calls to mobiles and landlines in Nepal

Skype will be ending discounted calls on 15 June, 2015 at 1200 GMT and reinstating  standard
to call mobiles and landlines. Skype to Skype voice and video calls will remain free to everyone. Skype hopes these discounted calls have been helpful to those affected by the earthquake in Nepal.

To all Skype customers calling Nepal (Update)

(5 May 2015) Skype is continuing to offer free calls from Skype within Nepal to mobiles and landlines worldwide for at least another month (with some exceptions).

For Skype calls made to mobiles and landlines in Nepal from abroad, Skype is introducing a discounted rate of 10 US cents per minute, starting 5 May, 2015 at 1800 GMT.

Skype to Skype voice and video calls are always free.

For further information please visit the skype blog.

(28 April 2015) To help you stay in contact with friends and family, all calls to and from Nepal
are free of charge from Skype – including calls to mobiles and landlines (with a few exceptions).

If you want to help the relief effort in Nepal please visit the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies for more information.