Zain Kenya has announced a cut in international call rates, with all pre and post-paid customers now able to call certain destinations around the globe for KES10 (USD0.11) per minute. The KES10 per minute charge will apply to calls made to the US, UK, India and Canada, whilst a KES20 per minute fee will be charged for calls to South Africa, East Africa, China and United Arab Emirates. Calls elsewhere will cost KES30 per minute. Zain Kenya Managing Director Rene Meza commented: ‘Affordable and effective telecommunication services are the key drivers in spurring international trade. We shall endeavour to ensure that our customers are not left behind in the ongoing global trade boom through provision of reliable communication services’.