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Skype and QIWI Launching a Promotion - 500 Rubles for a Gift Voucher

Skype and QIWI Launching a Promotion - 500 Rubles for a Gift Voucher


MOSCOW, Russia, February 6, 2013 ---, Qiwi will take part in a special promotion with Skype from Wednesday, February 6th through Thursday, February 28th. Every Russian user will be able to receive gift voucher for 500 rub from Skype*.

To take part in this promotion, users need to top up their Skype account anywhere from 500 to 15,000 rub in a QIWI terminal or Visa QIWI Wallet. Users will receive a gift voucher for 500 rub for each replenishment by means of the payment QIWI`s services.

An SMS message with a personal gift voucher code will be sent to the mobile number of the participant. It will be duplicated in the section "Tape" at for Visa QIWI Wallet users.

The gift voucher is for free calls to mobile and stationary phones by Skype. It needs to be activated by April 1, 2013 on

For more information visit this link.

* Within one Skype account, no more than five vouchers can be activated.

About QIWI Company
QIWI is a leading provider of next generation payment services in Russia and the CIS. QIWI has an integrated proprietary network that enables payment services across physical, online and mobile channels. QIWI has deployed over 9 million virtual wallets, over 169,000 kiosks and terminals, and enabled over 27,000 merchants to accept over RUB 30 billion cash and electronic payments monthly from over 50 million consumers using QIWI's network at least once a month. QIWI's consumers can use cash, stored value and other electronic payment methods to order and pay for goods and services across physical or online environments interchangeably.

QIWI Wallet is an online and mobile payment processing and money transfer system that allows Account holders to pay for the products and services of over 27,000 merchants, and to perform peer-to-peer money transfers using a virtual wallet, which effectively replaces a physical wallet in an online and mobile environment. A virtual wallet enables its holder to make online purchases through a convenient, secure and intuitive online or mobile interface with multiple payment methods.

About Skype
Skype is communications software whose purpose is to break down barriers to communication. With an Internet-connected device, families, friends and colleagues can get together for free with messaging, voice and video. At low cost, they can also call landlines or mobiles virtually anywhere in the world. Skype has recently introduced group video, allowing groups of more than two people to do things together whenever they're apart.

Founded in 2003 and based in Luxembourg. Skype can be downloaded onto computers, mobile phones and other connected devices for free at

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