UAE's biggest telecoms operator, etisalat by has launched a new Super App "GoChat Messenger", available on both Apple's iOS and Google's Android, allows users in the UAE to make free voice and video calls to anywhere in the world, as well as remit money, pay bills, play games, read the latest news and run polls
It also offers access to home services such as cleaning, personal grooming and PCR testing — which would rival Dubai-based Careem — plus integration with Smiles, customer loyalty rewards programme, it added.
“At etisalat by e&, there have been continuous efforts to ramp up efforts to ideate and create innovative propositions that drive smart connectivity, maximise value creation and enhance customer experience,” the statement said.
“GoChat Messenger is the latest addition to the suite of products and services that will benefit customers in the face of the ever-growing need for amplified connectivity in a post-pandemic era.”
GoChat's launch is in line with the group’s positioning as a global technology and investment conglomerate and follows its rebranding in February, it said.