Cell C has launched a 65c international calling promotion, giving South Africans cheaper rates to connect overseas during the holiday season.

As of 5 November customers calling the UK, the US, Germany, Greece, Portugal, France, Belgium, Canada, Spain, India, China and Singapore will pay 65c per minute (pure per second billing) to both fixed and mobile lines to these destinations.

There is no opt-in and the rates are applicable to all new and existing Prepaid, TopUp, Postpaid and LCR customers and will be available until 31 January 2014.