(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Nawras is offering its customers the opportunity to get closer to friends and family during their spiritual journey this Haj season by offering discounted call and data rates in a two-month promotion.Nashat Ahmed al Riyami, Nawras roaming services manager, said, ''Throughout the holy season of Haj and Eid al Adha, we are partnering with Saudi Arabia's telecom provider STC to give value to our customers as they embark on their spiritual journey. All customers travelling to Saudi Arabia can use mobile broadband data at the same rate as Nawras Mousbak customers do when at home in Oman; they will enjoy a rate of only 512bz per megabyte. When calling home, the special rate is only 79bz per minute which represents a 60 per cent saving.''By selecting STC as the operator upon arrival, customers will receive these extra special rates while in Saudi Arabia and a welcome message will confirm this. As well as the saving of 60 per cent on calls to Oman, customers will also enjoy an incredible 96 per cent discount on all other international calls.Using the promotion, customers can send international SMS for 39bz each, halving the price of the regular roaming SMS rate, while data is charged at the same rate that customers receive while using their Nawras service in Oman.Nawras, a Qtel Group company, is committed to enriching customer experience during the spiritual journey. Great value offers and exciting promotions are a key part of the Nawras approach to offering customers versatile and rewarding options to suit their communications needs.More information on the Nawras Haj promotion can be found online by visiting www.nawras.om or alternatively Nawras customers can send a free SMS with the keyword Hajj' to 1500 for more details and make a free call to 1500 for other promotions.