Tag: Globe Telecom

Globe equips typhoon survivors with mobile phones to kickstart their careers

Leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom has equipped Typhoon Yolanda survivors with mobile phones that would help them begin their new careers. About 200 cellular phones and prepaid SIM cards were distributed by Globe led by employee volunteers from the Network Transmission Group (NTG) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) during...

Malditas dedicates SEA Games stint to Yolanda survivors

The Philippine Women’s Football Team popularly known as the Malditas vowed during their courtesy call to Globe Telecom president and CEO Ernest Cu to win a medal in the 2013 South East Asian (SEA) Games for the survivors of the super typhoon Yolanda. Malditas coach Ernie Nierras said that...

Globe Telecom restores cellular service in Borongan, Eastern Samar

Globe Telecom restored on Wednesday its cellular service in Borongan, Eastern Samar, further expanding mobile coverage in Samar and Leyte islands , which were hardest hit by the typhoon. The telecommunications company said it was able to bring back cellular service in Borongan through the deployment of a cell...

Globe to focus on typhoon victims’ plight – shuns PLDT politics at NTC

Globe Telecom lambasted Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) to concentrate on addressing the needs of the typhoon victims in the Visayas and avoid divisive discussions on its opposition to the Bayan Telecommunications, Inc. (Bayantel) restructuring and rehabilitation program with Globe at the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC). “We at...

Globe powers annual ASPAC Little League Baseball Regionals in Clark

As part of its advocacy on sports development and advancement, leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom has thrown its support to the annual Asia-Pacific (ASPAC) Little League Baseball Regionals held at the Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga recently. In particular, Globe provided the connectivity requirements of the event, thereby, enabling...

Lifebit: capturing life’s moments via mobile

“We make documenting life addicting.” With this simple statement, Eric Clark Su sums up what new mobile application Lifebit is all about. Eric, the co-founder and CEO of Twidle, Inc. which developed Lifebit, wants an exciting and extraordinary mobile diary that is a far cry from the usual tedious...

Globe Telecom collaborates with Viber

For me to save money in calling and texting my friends out of the country, I used different applications on my smartphone that offer international call and text services without adding more on my telephone bill. One of the apps I’m using is Viber. I’m sure most of you...

Globe Telecom puts fun in Ironman

While everything is now set for the fifth staging of Ironman 70.3 Philippines on August 4 in Cebu City, leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom is also all geared towards making the highly-popular global triathlon a fun experience for the participating athletes. Globe, which is a strong supporter of Ironman...

Globe Telecom named Asia’s Outstanding Company on Corporate Governance

Globe Telecom was recognized as one of Asia’s Outstanding Company on Corporate Governance at the 9th Corporate Governance Asia Recognition Awards. The recognition was given by the Corporate Governance Asia, a Hong Kong based magazine specializing in corporate governance issues in the region. The award is designed to inspire...