Press Releases 2011

Charge Waived for Mails to Support Tohoku Pacific Earthquake and the Northern Nagano Earthquake

March 13, 2011

SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. announces it is making all the mail service free of charge for SOFTBANK customers for a week commencing March 11, 2011 to support the Tohoku Pacific Earthquake and Northern Nagano Earthquake.

Please note that too many calls and communications in the event of a disaster can make the mobile phone service difficult to use in a disaster-affected area. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation to limit your calls and mails only for emergencies.

  • *Mail service to be free this time is the mail service provided by SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. For email (i) service, 1,000 yen discount will be applied to the amount of packet communication charge before applying each packet flat-rate service. For Premobile customers, 300 yen will be added to the balance of those during the grace period of Unlimited Mail.
  • *SOFTBANK, the SOFTBANK name and logo are registered trademarks or trademark of SOFTBANK CORP. in Japan and other countries.
  • The information is true and accurate at the time of publication.
    Price, specification, contact and other information of products and service may be subjected to change. The information contains certain forward-looking statements that are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements.
  • SoftBank BB Corp., SoftBank Telecom Corp. and Ymobile Corporation merged into SoftBank Mobile Corp. on April 1, 2015. Please see below for pre-merger press releases from SoftBank BB Corp., SoftBank Telecom Corp., and Ymobile Corporation. SoftBank Mobile Corp. changed its company name to SoftBank Corp. on July 1, 2015.