Globe launches KonekTayo School Bus WiFi in Manila

The COVID-19 pandemic has underlined the crucial need for connectivity like never before. For underprivileged communities, access to internet connectivity — or the lack thereof — determines whether demands of the new environment, such as distance learning and remote working, will be met by families belonging to these communities. In line with its continuous efforts…

917Ventures partners with Perx Technologies to power the largest lifestyle loyalty & merchant coalition in the Philippines

917Ventures, the largest corporate incubator in the Philippines and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom has entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore-based Lifestyle Marketing SaaS Platform, Perx, to enable large enterprises and merchants to co-exist and engage consumers more effectively. With the partnership, Zeal, a brand under 917Ventures and the region’s largest consumer loyalty…

Globe holds #StartANewDay webinar series on family’s role on mental health

Even before the COVID-19 crisis happened, a number of FIlipinos were already struggling with depression, anxiety, and other mental illnesses. The situation was further exacerbated by the prolonged isolation, financial difficulties, health scare, and uncertainties brought about by the pandemic. In fact, the World Health Organization said that an average of 30-35 calls due to…

Globe E-skwela highlights the right mindset and marketing strategy for distance learning

Recognizing the challenges as the country shifts to distance learning, Globe myBusiness focused its 9th E-skwela webinar episode on preparations and transitions that parents, educators, and learning institutions can adapt to assure that learning does not stop in the new education platform. The discussion highlighted the mindset that teachers must have at this time of…

917Ventures launches FreebieMNL, a social gateway to discounts and vouchers

917Ventures, the country’s largest corporate incubator and wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe, has launched FreebieMNL, a one-stop platform that combines your favorite social messaging apps with amazing deals and vouchers from the country’s top brands. With FreebieMNL, you get full access to tons of vouchers – from discounts to established online stores like Zalora, Shoppee, BeautyMNL,…