Wear the mask

  Those masks you bought during the Taal volcano eruption are going to come in handy against the Coronavirus. While the N95 respirator face masks are capable of protecting wearers from airborne particles, ordinary surgical masks are acceptable and allows easier breathing. They act as barriers to protect wearers from splashes of saliva and mucus […]

Globe, VEND pilot 1st QR code-operated vending machines in PH to promote cashless transactions

As the Philippine market leans towards cashless payments, Globe Telecom has tapped Vending Experts Night and Day Philippines, Inc. (VEND Phils. Inc.) to come out with the first vending machines in the country that operate using the Quick Response (QR) code for cashless and contactless transactions. “Mobile technologies continue to evolve to make our life […]

GEMC to bring new construction and manufacturing innovations in PH

Aligned with the Philippine government’s intensified ‘Build, Build, Build’ infrastructure program, the country will witness new construction and manufacturing innovations and technologies with the arrival of one of the top contractors in China. Gansu Equipment Manufacturing Co., Ltd (GEMC) Heavy Equipments Phils. Inc. recently staged its grand launch, marking the first venture of Gansu Construction […]

Biggest OPPO Super Experience Store in the PH opens in Ayala Malls Manila Bay

On January 18, OPPO opened their largest and grandest OPPO Super Experience Store with an area of about 286 square meter in Ayala Malls Manila Bay, in line with their continuous effort to provide Filipinos with an improved customer service experience. The wide space of the OPPO Experience Store was strategically designed to commit towards the development of […]

Team up with AOC to escape into the world of comedic action in Twentieth Century Fox’s “Spies in Disguise”

AOC, an innovative leader in display technology, has teamed up with the global entertainment powerhouse, Twentieth Century Fox, to become the official monitor partner of the new film “Spies in Disguise”. The official US release date of the film is 25 December 2019, with actual release dates to vary between countries. AOC’s superior technology and […]

Wilcon Depot provides relief assistance to communities hit by Taal eruption

Wilcon Depot has joined forces with Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Local Government Units (LGUs) in providing relief assistance to families displaced by the phreatic eruption of Taal Volcano. The country’s innovative home improvement and construction supply retailer said its humanitarian aid went to the areas seriously affected by the Taal eruption in the provinces of Batangas, […]

Globe encourages consumers to reduce environmental impact by using mobile services

Globe Telecom encourages consumers to take steps in reducing their environmental impact by using their mobile devices to access health, financial, educational,  entertainment, retail, food, and other services to minimize travel. Petroleum-fed vehicles are one of the largest sources of carbon emissions in many cities around the world.  Every time a person rides a bus, […]

Singlife Philippines unveils 2020 launch plans in partnership with Aboitiz, Di-Firm

Singlife Philippines and its shareholders Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. (AEV), Di-Firm, and Singapore Life Private Limited (Singlife) formally celebrated their new alliance, with the singular aim of pooling their skills and resources towards a commercial launch later this year. During the dinner event held at the Manila House Private Club, Singlife Philippines President & CEO […]

Mobile technologies help reduce carbon emissions and address climate change

The mobile industry is one of many key sectors playing a crucial role in addressing the challenge of climate change. While Globe and other telecom operators outside the country already committed to reducing their own carbon emissions, they also contribute significantly to the reduction of carbon emissions by other industries through connectivity and behavior change. […]

How Signing Off Got Me Connected

A week before Christmas my family went to Batanes and for once we genuinely felt like family.  With grown-up kids and conflicting schedules, it has been a while since the whole family truly bonded and this trip was definitely different.  Suddenly, everyone seemed to be paying attention to each other – helping out (without being […]