PLDT and Smart retailers win big at Ka-Partner Rewards 2019!

Five brand-new millionaires, and more than 100 winners of motorcycles, mobile gadgets, load wallets, grocery items, and other premium items Assuring retailers of bigger income and better business opportunities  With a total of 19 retailer-millionaires since 2015 [20 August 2019] Five brand-new millionaires, and more than 100 winners of motorcycles, mobile gadgets, load wallets, grocery items, and other premium items—these are the exciting highlights of this year’s Ka-Partner Rewards program of PLDT and wireless unit Smart Communications. The program’s latest winners of P1 million in …

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PRC, Nokia, and Smart test drones for Disaster response

Philippine Red Cross, Nokia, Smart test use of drones for disaster response Testing of NSL (Nokia Saving Lives) units Utilizing the Smart LTE network to connect real-time to the PRC control center [15 August 2019] The Philippine Red Cross (PRC), Nokia and PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications (Smart) conducted a series of test flights for drones in areas recently hit by calamities. The drones are part of Nokia Saving Lives (NSL), a nonprofit initiative that provides innovative communications technology and technical-expert assistance to emergency response …

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PLDT-Smart boosts SM Cyber Month with new data offerings for digital-savvy Filipinos

PLDT and Smart are continuously expanding and modernizing their fixed and mobile networks To deliver the best data customer experience To further expand coverage and to increase capacity to handle the exponential growth in data traffic [7 August 2019] Leading telco and digital services provider PLDT and its wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc (Smart) are supporting SM Cyber Month with its new mobile data offerings for YouTube and gaming for digital-savvy Filipinos. Patrick Pacla, Senior Assistant Vice President for Sponsorship and Cyberzone led the opening …

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ePLDT introduces Managed IT Services as its newest ICT Offering

ePLDT launches full-spectrum Managed IT Services for holistic management of enterprise IT infrastructure Aiming to simplify and solve the complex challenges of enterprises in managing and operating their IT infrastructure The industry–leading enabler of digital solutions Industry-leading enabler of digital solutions ePLDT Inc. introduces its newest ICT offering, Managed IT Services, to help mitigate potential sources of system downtime in the modern business world and allow enterprises to shift their time and focus on core operations and critical business imperatives. ePLDT’s Managed Operations Center (MOC) …

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PLDT-Smart Foundation donates one of its cell towers to the Philippine Air Force

PLDT-Smart Foundation, donated one of its cell towers in Pasuguin, Ilocos Norte to the Philippine Air Force (PAF) Supporting the aerial branch of the country’s Armed Forces C4iStar Project Highlighting the PLDT Group’s steadfast support for the PAF Pldt-Smart foundation helps power up the nation’s National Defense The PLDT Group through its social outreach arm the PLDT-Smart Foundation, donated one of its cell towers in Pasuguin, Ilocos Norte to the Philippine Air Force (PAF). The cell tower located at PAF’s Paredes Air Station, will help …

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PLDT teams up with Chums Live to bring a new and entertaining way to avail Smart and Free Bee products

PLDT global teams up with Chums Live Ease of access for Overseas Filipino Workers  [31 July 2019] PLDT Global Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of leading telecoms provider PLDT, teamed up recently with Chums Live, the first Filipino live broadcast social network, to provide overseas Filipinos more access to Free Bee and Smart products anywhere they are in the world. In photo (L-R): Jojo Quiamas, AVP & Head of the International Retail Business at PLDT Global; Sia Hui Min, Partner at Chums Live; Albert Villa-Real, …

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In the business of saving lives: PDRF strengthens disaster management efforts with ePLDT’s Cyber Security services

Disasters may happen anytime, anywhere yet more frequently in the Philippines with its high vulnerability and exposure to natural hazards Raising national awareness and preparedness on natural disasters, however, can reduce its disruptive damages and risks to loss of life PDRF forged a partnership with industry-leading enabler of digital solutions ePLDT to enhance its defense against cyberattacks and future-proof its business of saving lives Disasters may happen anytime, anywhere yet more frequently in the Philippines with its high vulnerability and exposure to natural hazards. Raising …

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PLDT Home powers the All-Star Gala of the hit Pinoy musical Rak of Aegis

Digital services leader PLDT Home partners with the Philippine Educational Theatre Association (PETA) to bring back the all-original Filipino musical Rak of Aegis Rak of Aegis returns with a star-studded gala night on July 5 at the PETA Theater Center Since it opened in 2014, the show has gone on to rekindle an appreciation for original Pinoy theater and music Digital services leader PLDT Home partners with the Philippine Educational Theatre Association (PETA) to bring back the all-original Filipino musical Rak of Aegis. On its …

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PLDT, Smart to bring fans to an immersive experience with the release of Stranger Things Season 3

PLDT, Smart turns Manila upside down on July 4 with the launch of Stranger Things latest season An immersive experience through a fun-filled pop-up event for the new season is open and free for everyone at the SM Mall of Asia Atrium on July 4 to 7 As an additional treat to the Filipino fans, PLDT, Smart, and Netflix will mount the first-ever vertical pyromusical billboard featuring Stranger Things on EDSA Libertad Southbound on July 4, 6:30PM and 7:30PM What a better way to celebrate the …

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Smart underscores environmental protection at SarBay Fest

PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications piloted its #PlanetSmart initiative at the recently concluded SarBay Festival #PlanetSmart encouraged Smart subscribers who attended the beach festival to collect and properly dispose of their recyclables As part of efforts to support environmental protection, PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications piloted its #PlanetSmart initiative at the recently concluded SarBay Festival, a summer beach festival held every year in Sarangani Province. #PlanetSmart encouraged Smart subscribers who attended the beach festival to collect and properly dispose of their recyclables. During the four-day …

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