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Smart recognized for programs that empower Filipinos in 2018

For advocating and implementing programs that uplift the lives of Filipinos, PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications garnered accolades in 2018, both here and abroad. Top of the list is the Telecoms Transformation Award at the Global Telecoms Awards in London for Smart’s network transformation program. Smart accelerated the deployment of Long Term Evolution (LTE), LTE-Advanced and […]

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Smart backs Batang Gilas bid at Fiba U17 World Cup

THE Philippines’ Batang Gilas will leave this week to compete at the Fiba U17 Basketball World Cup, which will be held in Argentina from June 30 to July 8. But the team members will have no problem keeping in touch with their families and fans back in the Philippines thanks to Smart Travel Wi-Fi units […]

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Better mobile data connection a hit at SarBay Fest

Faster connectivity improved business and tourism during Sarbay Fest TALK about Philippine beaches, and world-famous Boracay quickly comes to mind. But it’s a province in Mindanao that holds the distinction of hosting what the Department of Tourism bills as the country’s “biggest beach party,” the Sarangani Bay Festival. Held in the third week of May, […]

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Tanay Mountaineers wins Smart youth award

THE Tanay Mountaineers received the Smart Communities Youth Award at the recent TAYO Awards ceremony. A Rizal-based organization that helps protect vulnerable Philippine species recently received a special award from Smart Communications at the 15th TAYO (Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations) Awards ceremony. The Tanay Mountaineers was given the Smart Communities Youth Award for its efforts […]