Smart Provides Free WiFi for new COVID-19 Healthcare facilities

As part of its efforts to equip COVID-19 medical front liners with reliable data connectivity, PLDT wireless subsidiary  Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) is providing fast, free and 24/7 Smart WiFi to several major newly-activated COVID-19 facilities. Smart is rolling out carrier-grade fiber-powered Smart WiFi to the Ninoy Aquino Stadium at the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, the…

MVP Group provides assistance to health workers, communities

The Tulong Kapatid, the corporate social responsibility consortium of companies, foundations and affiliates under the leadership of Manuel V. Pangilinan, conducted a series of relief efforts and activities to help frontline health workers, government response teams as well as some underprivileged and homeless families in Metro Manila. “We are fully committed to supporting our frontline…

UP-PGH Launches 155200 Hotline with PLDT Enterprise powering the COVID-19 Bayanihan Operations Center

The University of the Philippines Manila Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH) launched recently a dedicated 24/7 hotline number, 155200, for its COVID-19 Bayanihan Operations Center. Through the hotline service, UP-PGH aims to provide assistance to the public and manage the influx of patients to its COVID health care center , by enabling those who are ill…

MVP Group pours in support for COVID-19 Frontliners

More efforts to help health workers at the frontlines of the fight against the COVID-19 outbreak have been undertaken by Tulong Kapatid, the consortium of the corporate social responsibility consortium of companies, foundations, and affiliates led by businessman Manuel V. Pangilinan. Roxas Holdings, Inc., recently turned over 4,000 Liters of 70% ethyl alcohol from Roxol…

PLDT Enterprise, Delex Aim For World-Class Healthcare In The Philippines

PLDT Enterprise—the B2B arm of the country’s leading ICT and digital services provider—powers Delex Pharma International, Inc. (DPI) to serve their clients better and adding value, and growing their business. Through its partnership with PLDT, DPI hopes to improve the access to healthcare of critically-ill patients by enabling hospital sales representatives with the capacity to…

PLDT, Smart Join San Beda In Honoring Top Alumni

PLDT and wireless subsidiary Smart Communications recently joined the “Pride and Glory: Red and White Ball” in celebration of the outstanding achievements of graduates of San Beda University. For their commitment to excellence and efforts toward nation-building, the alumni were honored by San Beda in an event held at the Manila Hotel.

Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray Meets With MVP

As part of the grand homecoming festivities, Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray made a much-awaited stopover at the PLDT head office where she met with PLDT Chairman and CEO Manny V. Pangilinan. During the courtesy visit, MVP expressed renewed commitment to PLDT’s partnership with Binibining Pilipinas Charities Inc. (BPCI) and Miss Universe Organization. Since 2014,…

Smart Receives OpenSignal Award For Best Video Experience In The Philippines

Independent mobile analytics company OpenSignal has cited PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) for providing its customers the best video experience in the country. OpenSignal has published an independent analysis of the customer experience for video services by telecom carriers in Asia, showing that Smart garnered a video experience score of 42.2, well ahead…

Philippines’ Biggest Telcos Converge, Unveil First PLDT-Smart Store In BGC

The country’s leaders in broadband, mobile and digital entertainment are now in one home. PLDT and Smart formally unveiled the first ever PLDT-Smart Store—a one-stop digital hub and converged store which caters to customers from PLDT Group’s three flagship brands: PLDT, Smart, and Cignal. The store features customer-centric design and innovative digital installations to level…