With VIVA SMS you can send text messages and text-based pictures to other mobile phones. SMS can be forwarded and stored - and is a handy way to share information, jokes, invitations, reminders or anything you want! 

SMS service is available for both VIVA Prepaid and VIVA Postpaid/Smartplans customers without a subscription! SMS offers the subscriber the possibility to send and receive short text messages limited to 160 alphanumeric characters or 70 Arabic characters. 


Service Pricing

  • Subscription to this service is free of charge
  • Charging will be per message
  • The sender will only be charged for this service
  • Local SMS costs 20 fils for VIVA Postpaid/Smartplans and 25 fils for VIVA Prepaid
  • International SMS costs 25 fils for VIVA Postpaid and 30 fils for VIVA Prepaid

Service Activation

The service is available to all for immediate usage upon activation. In case of any problem check/enter the SMS centre number: +973 33 818181