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Dec 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

Globe Telecom Extends Smartphone Ownership to Prepaid Customers in the Philippines

 Globe Telecom, one of the Ieading telecommunications networks in the Philippines, is extending ownership of smartphones to each and every...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:06 ET

Globe stellt Telefonie-Service mehr Filipinos über ein günstigeres Angebot zur Verfügung

- Globe DUO International jetzt in 24 Ländern für nur 1 US-Dollar im Monat erhältlich Globe Telecom gibt Filipinos aus aller...

Oct 21, 2014, 06:40 ET

Globe étend son service d'appel international à plus de Philippins avec une offre plus abordable

- Globe DUO International est dorénavant disponible dans 24 pays pour seulement 1 USD/mois MANILLE, Philippines, 21 octobre 2014...

Oct 20, 2014, 14:09 ET

Globe amplía el servicio de llamada internacional a más filipinos

-Globe amplía el servicio de llamada internacional a más filipinos con una oferta más asequible  - Globe DUO...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET
Leading the announcement for Globe Duo International $1 promo are Globe Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer Gil Genio and Globe International Business Group Marketing Director Carmina Villo.

Globe Extends International Calling Service to More Filipinos with More Affordable Offer

Globe Telecom is giving more reasons for Filipinos from around the world to stay connected to their loved ones back home with its affordable...

Sep 22, 2014, 11:12 ET
Globe President CEO Ernest Cu (center) led the opening of the Globe Store in Milan, the telco's first commercial establishment overseas, together with the company's top officials (from left): Chief Operating Advisor Peter Bithos, SVP for International Business Rizza Maniego-Eala, EVP & Chief Operations Officer for International and Business Markets Gil Genio, Consul General of the Philippines in Milan Marichu Mauro, Globe Mobile Italy General Manager Eugenio Barbieri and Globe Chief Finance Officer Albert de Larrazabal (PRNewsFoto/Globe Telecom, Inc.)

Globe étend son réseau mondial en ouvrant son premier magasin à Milan

Globe Telecom, premier opérateur philippin, a franchi une étape supplémentaire de son développement en étendant ses...

Sep 22, 2014, 09:05 ET
Globe President CEO Ernest Cu (center) led the opening of the Globe Store in Milan, the telco's first commercial establishment overseas, together with the company's top officials (from left): Chief Operating Advisor Peter Bithos, SVP for International Business Rizza Maniego-Eala, EVP & Chief Operations Officer for International and Business Markets Gil Genio, Consul General of the Philippines in Milan Marichu Mauro, Globe Mobile Italy General Manager Eugenio Barbieri and Globe Chief Finance Officer Albert de Larrazabal (PRNewsFoto/Globe Telecom, Inc.)

Globe erweitert die globale Präsenz und eröffnet den ersten internationalen Laden in Mailand, Italien

Die führende philippinische Telefongesellschaft Globe Telecom hat einen weiteren unternehmerischen Meilenstein durch die Ausweitung seiner...

Sep 22, 2014, 09:00 ET
Globe President CEO Ernest Cu (center) led the opening of the Globe Store in Milan, the telco's first commercial establishment overseas, together with the company's top officials (from left): Chief Operating Advisor Peter Bithos, SVP for International Business Rizza Maniego-Eala, EVP & Chief Operations Officer for International and Business Markets Gil Genio, Consul General of the Philippines in Milan Marichu Mauro, Globe Mobile Italy General Manager Eugenio Barbieri and Globe Chief Finance Officer Albert de Larrazabal (PRNewsFoto/Globe Telecom, Inc.)

Globe expands global footprint; opens first international retail store in Milan, Italy

Leading Philippine telco Globe Telecom marked another corporate milestone by expanding its business operations overseas with the recent opening of...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:54 ET

SEA-US: Global Consortium to Build Cable System Connecting Indonesia, the Philippines, and the United States

A consortium of seven global telecommunications companies agreed today to cooperate in the construction and operation of a new submarine cable...

May 13, 2014, 10:00 ET
Globe Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President for International and Business Markets Gil Genio and Globe Senior Vice President for International Business Rizza Maniego-Eala formalize Globe Telecom's partnership with Ingenium Outsourcing Services, S.L.U. through its CEO Sergio Cano Ferrer. (PRNewsFoto/Globe Telecom, Inc.)

Globe Widens International Presence with Establishment of Operating Company in Spain

Globe Telecom further expands its footprint in Europe with the establishment of Globetel Internacional European Espana S.L. (Globetel Espana), the...

Apr 02, 2014, 03:49 ET

Globe Telecom welcomes SUITS star Gabriel Macht to the Philippines for Project Wonderful

Sustaining its nation-building efforts under its Project Wonderful program, Globe Telecom hosted a visit for U.S. actor Gabriel Macht of the hit TV...

Feb 25, 2014, 22:52 ET

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Philippines a successful test bed for internet.org initiative with Globe Telecom partnership

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg keynotes this year's Mobile World Congress with the theme "Creating What's Next". Zuckerberg is joined by...

Jan 27, 2014, 00:01 ET

Leading Asia Pacific Mobile Operators from Bridge Alliance Form Region's Largest M2M Alliance

Eleven leading Asia Pacific mobile operators under Bridge Alliance formed the region's largest Machine-to-Machine (M2M) alliance today, offering a...

Sep 27, 2013, 10:26 ET

Globe-SJC Link-up Heralds High-Point in Telecommunications for PHL, Southeast Asia

Globe Telecom has recently launched the South-East Asia Japan Cable (SJC), its fifth major investment in submarine cable systems. Operated by...

Aug 23, 2013, 08:27 ET

Globe Telecom Unveils First Unlimited Bundle in the World with Unlimited Calls, SMS and OTT Messaging Apps for 30 Pesos (~70 US Cents) Per Day

Globe Telecom (PSE: GLO) becomes the first telecom company in the world to offer all major global over-the-top (OTT) messaging services...

Jul 05, 2013, 09:00 ET

Southeast Asia-Japan Cable System Strengthens Globe Regional Connectivity

The Southeast Asia-Japan Cable (SJC) submarine cable system is now fully operational, strengthening Globe Telecom's connectivity with the...

Jun 04, 2013, 22:09 ET
Globe strengthens leadership in postpaid with best-ever MySuperPlan.  (PRNewsFoto/Globe Telecom, Inc.)

Globe Unveils Next-generation Postpaid Plan in Best-ever MySuperPlan

Taking product customization to the next level, Globe launches the best-ever MySuperPlan, a next-generation postpaid plan with new features...

Apr 19, 2013, 07:40 ET
Receiving the trophy from presenter Amrish Kacker (left) during the awarding ceremonies held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel is Globe Telecom Head of Postpaid Martha Sazon.  (PRNewsFoto/Globe Telecom)

Globe mySUPERPLAN Propels Country's Mobile Postpaid Industry to New Heights

Globe Telecom's fully-customizable postpaid plans mySUPERPLAN has propelled unprecedented growth and undisputed leadership in the postpaid segment...

Apr 05, 2013, 05:12 ET

Globe Successfully Attracts 49% Switchers from Rival Networks

The full year 2012 financial performance of Globe Telecom (Philippines Stock Exchange: GLO) saw the company increasing its base and attracting...

Mar 22, 2013, 07:28 ET
L-R: Marc Valencerina, Globe Business Head of Services Planning and Technical Product Development; William Radovan, Head of Data Network Planning and Engineering; Maxi Bernales, Head of Service Operations; Ferdinand Agida, Product Manager for Domestic Data Products; Gian Ortega, Head of Data Network Buildout and Optimization; Gerry Soler, Head of Product Marketing; Francisco Claravall, Head of Business Products and Services; Harry Florendo, Head of Customer Systems; Ralph Candiloro, Vice President and General Manager of Tellabs Asia Pacific; Jesus Romero, Head of Globe Business;  Jimmy Alcala, Head of Core Data Products; Dion Asencio, Country Manager and Director for Sales of Tellabs, Inc.  (PRNewsFoto/Globe Telecom)

Globe Business is First in Asia to Achieve MEF CE 2.0 Certification

Globe Business has established yet another industry milestone as it becomes the first in Asia to earn the significant Metro Ethernet Forum...