BANGKOK, THAILAND, 18 February 2020 – Prudential Life Assurance (Thailand) Public Company Limited (“Prudential Thailand”), has teamed up with AIS, a leading telecom operator in Thailand’s mobile network, to offer a market-first, free-of-charge Coronavirus (COVID-19) coverage to AIS customers.
With this special offer, AIS customers will receive a world-wide, 24/7 life insurance coverage of THB50,000 for 30 days. In the case that they require treatment in the hospital due to COVID-19, they will receive a hospital indemnity benefit of up to THB1,000 per day for the maximum of 15 days.
All prepaid and postpaid AIS customers are eligible for the coverage by simply pressing *638# and call to complete the registration at no extra expenses. After receiving an SMS together with a link to Prudential Thailand’s Registration Page, the customers will be required to fill in the necessary information. Upon successful registration, the customers will receive a confirmation message via an SMS.
Registration of the offer will be available from 18 to 29 February 2020 and for the first 100,000 customers. Customers successfully registered will be covered from the following date until the end of the 30-day period.
Mrs. Jennifer Villalobos, Chief Digital and Technology Officer of Prudential Thailand, said, “Prudential Thailand is pleased to team up with AIS to offer our market-first, complementary COVID-19 coverage to customers on a free-of-charge basis. This also marks the first synergy between Prudential Thailand and AIS. Working together, we will continue to roll out more life insurance products and solutions that truly meet the diverse needs of AIS customers nationwide in the future.”
Mr. Pratana Leelapanang, AIS’ Chief Consumer Business Officer, said, “AIS always cares for the well-being of people, and is ready to support our customers at every moment of their lives. In the past, AIS has offered insurance benefits to our customers on a continual basis, be it during the New Year or the Songkran festivals. Now that people across the country are worrying about the spread of COVID-19, AIS, therefore, has joined Prudential Thailand to offer this special, complementary COVID-19 coverage to our customers to give them peace of mind when facing a sudden disease, such that they can always feel “ounjai” (“worry-free”) during their journey with AIS.”