Globe Telecom has partnered with the Metro Manila Development Authority in undertaking the Metro Manila Shakedrill 2016, which aims to cultivate a culture of preparedness for residents of the metropolis for a 7.2 magnitude earthquake. The drill has been set for June 22, 2016.
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Manila, Philippines —May 16, 2016 — Number 1 mobile brand, Globe Telecom, today announced it will offer iPhone SE, the most powerful phone with a four-inch display, beginning May 16, 2016.
Globe Chief Commercial Officer Albert de Larrazabal (right) and Globe Vice President for myBusiness Barbie Dapul (right) hand over a plaque of appreciation to the City of Manila represented by Administrator Ericson Alcovendaz (center) for supporting the rollout of fiber broadband technology in Binondo.
Over 10 percent of the world’s population depends on fisheries and agriculture for their livelihood and for many people, fish is a major source of protein in their diet. Yet, these vital resources are continuously threatened by overfishing, illegal fishing, climate change, water pollution, and other dangers to marine life.
In line with its vision of ushering the Philippines to become a digital nation by 2020, Globe Telecom collaborated with the city government of Manila in rolling out fiber broadband technology in Binondo. This initiative will provide world-class internet experience with speeds of up to 1Gbps to the world’s oldest Chinatown.
Globe Telecom small and medium enterprise arm (SME) Globe myBusiness is set to strengthen its presence in the Filipino-Chinese SME community in the country as it brings its nationwide digital solutions caravan in Binondo, Manila after successful runs in North Luzon (Cauayan, Isabela), Mindanao (Davao City), and South Luzon (Batangas City).
Iconic Hitmaker Onerepublic to perform at the return of the Award-Winning MTV Music Evolution Manila on 24 June 2016
MTV Music Evolution Manila is back for more fun again in the Philippines! Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines reprises its collaboration with MTV, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), and marks the return of MTV Music Evolution Manila to the Philippines on Friday, 24 June 2016. This will be the second year the award-winning* show will be held in the Philippines and in 2016, the one-night only live music event will celebrate pop music like never before – enabling fans to experience and discover the evolution of pop music and its dance influence that keeps fans moving. MTV Asia reveals its first act, iconic international pop band and prolific hitmaker, OneRepublic, who returns to the Philippines for its second performance since 2013.
Los Angeles Lakers Star Jordan Clarkson Won’t Play for Philippines in 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament
Los Angeles Lakers rising star Jordan Clarkson has expressed interest in playing for the Philippines in international tournaments, but the Filipino-American guard will have to wait a bit longer before donning the national colors. Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas, the national…
Hindu “festival of color” Holi will be celebrated in megacity Manila, capital of predominantly Roman Catholic Philippines, on March 20.