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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 deploys emergency communications solutions at Rizal quake drill

PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications has once again provided emergency communications support for the National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill, with the activity’s second quarter installment in San Mateo, Rizal. The drill was spearheaded by the Office of Civil Defense Region IV-A and National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council in partnership with the local government. It simulated […]

F.E.S.T. Sports

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 […]


Celebrate Father’s Day with exclusive MVP Rewards deals!

LOOKING for great ideas on how to spend that special day with your Daddy, Papa or Tatay? Celebrating Father’s Day is a lot easier with the MVP Rewards program, which lets you enjoy exclusive deals and discounts on shops and restaurants just by presenting your MVP Rewards physical or virtual card powered by PayMaya. By […]

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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 […]