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Monday, June 27, 2005
BLACKSTONE - IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TELMEX & SBC – TO LAUNCH “LA CONOCIDA”
Prepaid Calling Card Specifically Designed For The US-based Mexican Community The “La Conocida” prepaid calling card – a Blackstone product in partnership with TELMEX and SBC– is available in $2 and $5 denominations. The toll-free, no connection fee card has been specifically designed for the US-based Mexican Community. A wholly owned subsidiary of TELMEX (NYSE: TMX), that owns and operates the largest and most advanced communications network in Mexico, TELMEX USA (www.telmexusa.com) has served the US Hispanic market since 1997 with products such as Mexico en Linea, Pagos Desde Estados Unidos and Pay in the USA. SBC Communications Inc. is a Fortune 50 company whose subsidiaries, operating under the SBC brand, provide a full range of voice, data, networking, e-business, directory publishing and advertising, and related services to businesses, consumers and other telecommunications providers. Additional information about SBC and SBC products and services is available at www.sbc.com