Student support boosts disaster readiness in Southern Leyte

The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office in Southern Leyte continues to work with various institutions and organizations to strengthen the knowledge of and preparedness for calamities In collaboration with PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications, students of Southern Leyte State University in Sogod underwent a series of emergency preparedness and response trainings The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) in Southern Leyte continues to work with various institutions and organizations to strengthen the knowledge of and preparedness for calamities across communities—including 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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Smart, Sun, TNT subscribers get BIGGEST YouTube Surprise!

Communications ups the ante with a bigger and more accessible FREE YouTube treat for millions of Filipinos More and more Filipinos can pursue their passions anytime and anywhere through watching their favorite content on YouTube, now made easier with Smart’s Free YouTube For All To enjoy your Free YouTube, subscribers would simply have to dial *123#, choose option 1, and follow the on-screen instructions Following the massive success of its Video Every Day campaign, digital service provider Smart Communications ups the ante with a bigger …

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PLDT, Smart fires up Ateneo as PH’s first ‘Smart 5G campus’

PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications to partner with Ateneo De Manila University in the development of next-generation applications and services that will run on Smart’s 5G wireless network PLDT-Smart, together with their technology partner Nokia, will help set up the Ateneo’s Convergent Technologies Center with a 5G lab The launch of 5G at the Ateneo is the third leg in the PLDT Group’s roadmap of 5G deployment in the Philippines PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with …

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Smart supports Gilas Pilipinas Youth bid at FIBA U19 World Cup

Smart Communications provided Smart Travel WiFi is a plug-and-play wireless modem or pocket WiFi for the members of the Gilas Pilipinas Youth The Smart Travel WiFi is a complement to our existing roaming services to keep you connected whenever you travel PLDT Global and Smart executives provide the Gilas Pilipinas Youth team with Smart Travel WiFi units during the team’s sendoff for the 2019 FIBA U19 World Cup Members of the Gilas Pilipinas Youth team won’t have any problems keeping in touch with family and …

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Smart celebrates reimagined lifestyle with the official launch of Signature Plans

PLDT wireless has officially launched the new Signature Plans headlined by reigning Miss Universe and Smart Signature endorser Catriona Gray Smart Signature come in four plans with generous open data allocations, unlimited calls and texts, data rollover, and other enhanced customer service features Reimagine life with Smart Signature Plans now! PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications has officially launched the new Signature Plans in a dazzling celebration that featured inspiring Filipinos who have reimagined themselves, broken barriers, and established their indelible signature in their respective career …

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Smart team up to help farmers ripe for innovation

Farmers will soon have access to more digital tools and technologies to help boost productivity and marketability under a new initiative of the Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Training Institute and Smart Communications called the Digital Farmers Program Through DFP, Smart aims to empower small-scale farmers through a ladderized education approach Farmers will soon have access to more digital tools and technologies to help boost productivity and marketability under a new initiative of the Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Training Institute (DA-ATI) and Smart Communications …

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Smart lends tech support to Church heritage conservation

In one of the centuries-old stone churches in Cebu, the parish priest once had the images of the Virgin Mary and three archangels repainted in the same color as the retablo where they were enshrined, gold Thanks to new technology, the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) was able to reverse the damage done In one of the centuries-old stone churches in Cebu, the parish priest once had the images of the Virgin Mary and three archangels repainted in the same color as the …

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Smart literacy apps named sole Filipino finalist for GSMA’s Asia Mobile Awards 2019

Smart is in the running for its #LearnSmart Mother Tongue–Based Literacy Apps that were developed in partnership with the Department of Education (DepEd) and academic institutions nationwide The roster of mother tongue –based literacy apps developed by leading wireless services provider Smart Communications (Smart) has been shortlisted in this year’s Asia Mobile Awards (AMO 2019) The roster of mother tongue –based literacy apps developed by leading wireless services provider Smart Communications (Smart) has been shortlisted in this year’s Asia Mobile Awards (AMO 2019). Organized by …

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50 multigrade Eastern Visayan schools receive School-in-a-Bag portable digital classrooms

Smart’s flagship education program facilitates biggest donation to-date PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications (Smart) facilitated the biggest turnover for its School-in-a-Bag program 50 multigrade schools from Northern Samar and Samar each recently received Smart’s digital learning package, which is designed to provide access to technology to help deliver 21st century education to underserved schools nationwide As a multigrade teacher, Bernadette V. Alcaroci of San Fernando Elementary School in Villareal, Samar in Eastern Visayas admitted that it gets challenging to manage two or more grade levels …

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