30 Sep '13, 6am

Do-not-call registry will be open for registration next year #Singapore

Unwanted phone calls from telemarketers will soon be a thing of the past. From Jan 2 next year, a national Do-Not-Call registry will be launched for people to list their numbers. Telemarketers must check against it before making a sales pitch on the phone, through fax. SMS or MMS. To register for no voice call, text messages and fax messages, consumers may SMS "DNC" to 78772. Consumers may also send an SMS to 78773 if they choose to block calls only. They can also call 1800-248-0772 to register to block calls, text messages and fax messages. Another way to list one's number on the registry is to visit the www.dnc.gov.sg website. Consumers may register for the registry from Dec 2 to ease the rush in January next year. Marketing messages sent via instant messaging apps, such as WhatsApp, to the numbers on the registry will be prohibited too. Those who defy the rule risk a ma...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/singapore/story...

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