MVP leads School-in-a-Bag turnover

PLDT Chairman and CEO Manuel V. Pangilinan, who is also known as MVP, recently marked his birthday through various activities that aim to help schools prepare to reopen classes. MVP led the turnover of the School-in-a-bag (SIAB) donation to North Bay Boulevard North Elementary School in Navotas, Metro Manila. The SIAB donation forms part of…

PLDT, Smart boost Bohol connectivity

PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) have ramped up their network expansion and upgrade efforts in Bohol in time for the celebration of Bohol Day. To date, all of Bohol’s municipalities are now covered by Smart’s 4G/LTE network, while PLDT has also completed its fiber roll out across the province. This is…

PLDT, Smart promote digital payment channels for customers

PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) are encouraging their subscribers to use their expanded digital payment channels and online billing services, not only because these are more convenient and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, but also because these processes are more environment-friendly. The shift to paperless transactions is already underway as customer…

PLDT, Smart power Team Pilipinas in FIBA NBA 2K journey

Members of the NBA 2K Team Pilipinas were recently given recognition by top executives from PLDT and Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) in celebration of their topnotch performance at the just-concluded FIBA Esports Open 2020, where they scored a 5-0 win against Indonesia. This was the first international esports tournament sanctioned by FIBA. PLDT provided the…

BEYOND FIBER | PLDT launches new package of business-grade internet and digital solutions

  Leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT, Inc. has launched its newest package of connectivity and digital solutions to help businesses gear up for operating in the New Normal. Called BEYOND FIBER, the new service package offered by PLDT’s Enterprise Group features a set of curated digital tools ranging from productivity and collaboration tools…

Technology for good | Fundraising goes social

In the new normal, doing good is much more digital. In this time of COVID, many millennials are showing their support for the country’s health workers by using social media to raise funds for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as face masks, face shields and hazmat suits. A eureka moment Last March, five friends in…

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…

Smart rolls out bonus data for postpaid subscribers

PLDT mobile subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (SMART) has started roll​ing out bonus data for all Smart postpaid subscribers as part of its efforts to provide customers with means to stay connected and productive amid the COVID-19 situation. Depending on their plan, active Smart postpaid customers will be automatically credited with a one-time bonus data ranging…