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AT&T INTRODUCES USADIRECT(R) SERVICE FROM CANADA

 SHORT HILLS, N.J., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T today introduced its USADirect(R) Service from Canada, which allows customers in that country to call the U.S. with the help of an AT&T operator.
 When AT&T USADirect Service is used by AT&T World Savings customers, callers can take advantage of a special pricing promotion and save up to 20 percent on their USADirect calls from Canada.
 The service charge for all AT&T USADirect calling card calls from Canada has been reduced to 80 cents from now until April 30. During this period, World Savings customers get the same 80-cent service charge for collect calls from Canada via AT&T USADirect.
 Rates for AT&T USADirect calls from Canada are 64 cents for the initial minute of the call, and 59 cents for each additional minute. These rates apply at all times to all U.S. destinations.
 To access AT&T USADirect, customers in Canada dial 800-575-2222. An AT&T operator or English-language voice prompt will ask for the phone number you're calling.
 For AT&T Calling Card calls from Canada via AT&T USADirect, World Savings subscribers get a 5 percent discount off the cost of the call. And World Savings customers who select Candada as their designated country receive an additional 15 percent -- for a total of 20 percent -- on AT&T Calling Card calls from Canada via USADirect.
 For $3 a month, World Savings offers savings of up to 35 percent for customers who make international calls. For more information on World Savings, customers in the U.S. may call 800-521-WORLD.
 AT&T USADirect Service is offered in cooperation with Unitel Communications, Inc. and is currently available from British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland.
 For more information on AT&T USADirect Service, customers in the U.s. may call 800-331-1140. Customers in Canada may dial the USADirect access number, 800-575-2222, and ask for customer service.
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 /CONTACT: Julie Spechler, 305-662-6411, or home, 305-922-3537, or Scott Horne, 201-564-3258, or home, 201-455-0060, both of AT&T/


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