Globe apologizes for service interruption early Friday

MANILA — Globe Telecom apologized to its subscribers for the interruption of its data and Internet service earlier Friday. In its advisory, Globe said the interruption, which occurred from 1:30…

Globe system upgrade may affect promos on Aug. 16-17

MANILA — Telco firm Globe Telecom advises its subscribers that it will be conducting upgrades on its system from 8 pm of August 16 to 6 am of August 17 which…

NTC summons Globe over ‘vanishing load’

MANILA — The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has summoned Globe Telecom and its mobile content provider over the issue on the disappearing prepaid load or “nakaw (stolen) load.” The NTC ordered…

CA affirms P70-B PLDT, Globe buyout of SMC telco assets

MANILA — The Court of Appeals (CA) upheld the legality of the PHP70-billion buyout of telco assets of San Miguel Corporation (SMC) by the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) and…

Globe urges customers to shift to LTE-capable devices

MANILA — Globe Telecom is urging mobile customers to shift to LTE-capable devices and use LTE sim cards amid its ongoing rollout of LTE sites using the 700 megahertz (MHz)…

PLDT to further improve mobile services amid stiff competition in telco industry

MANILA — PLDT Inc. has vowed to further improve its mobile services amid tough competition due to the rise in the number of subscriptions of its rival mobile communications firm,…