For the first time in the UAE, customers can now customize their mobile numbers and activate it from any location via an online service provided by Etisalat. This service is available only to Etisalat postpaid subscribers and you can choose from among the special, gold and platinum mobile numbers.
The best part is that you won’t need to visit the Etisalat stores as you can simply log onto Etisalat’s official website and get started. This new service is in line with the change in consumer buying trends in the country, Etisalat has witnessed a surge in the use of online transactions among UAE consumers, with 1.2million of its subscribers opting to pay bills and shop online.
The new online website will give customers the flexibility to choose a mobile number based on their favorite dates (like a birthday, anniversary, etc.) or numbers (like car plates, apartment number, university roll number) along with any of the Etisalat prefixes (050, 054 or 056). After selecting the number, customers can choose from a wide variety of postpaid plans that best suit their needs.