Category : Telecoms

DOH LAUNCHES COVID-19 HOTLINE 1555, 02-894-COVID

DOH launched the DOH COVID-19 emergency hotlines 02-894-COVID (02-894-26843) and 1555 in partnership with the National Emergency Hotline of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), and PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications Inc. Callers can ask questions if they suspect they are infected with COVID-19, or request assistance if they have symptoms […]

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Fast, Free, All-Day Smart WiFi in hospitals, transport hubs in Metro Manila

To ensure that Filipinos have access to accurate and up-to-date information in the midst of the COVID-19 community quarantine, PLDT Inc’s wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) will continue to provide fast, free and reliable all-day Smart WiFi connectivity in hospitals and transport hubs.  In Metro Manila, carrier-grade, fiber-powered Smart WiFi is available at the […]

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Smart expands list of free sites amid COVID-19 concerns

As part of continuing efforts to empower the public with the right information amid concerns over COVID-19, PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications is offering free access to more relevant government websites.  Starting March 11, subscribers of Smart, Sun, and TNT can access the official websites of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (http://www.ndrrmc.gov.ph/) and […]

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PLDT, Smart Advisory re COVID-19 measures

Given the heightened alert level for the COVID-19 outbreak, PLDT and Smart wish to advise its customers and the public that they are implementing stronger mitigation measures to ensure the health and safety of their personnel and to continue providing vital communications services to its customers and the public. These measures include travel bans to affected […]

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Free Access to DOH information for Smart, Sun and TNT customers

Following the government’s declaration of a State of Public Health Emergency, the public’s need to access accurate and reliable information about COVID-19 has become more urgent. To help people get correct and up-to-date information on COVID-19, PLDT Inc’s wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has made access to Department of Health (DOH) websites free since end-January. […]

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SMART Aims to Expand Satellite Reach with DelNet

Since 2013, Smart has been providing the maritime industry with reliable and affordable crew-calling solutions through its Marino Phonepal offering. To make its satellite services more accessible to Filipinos in remote areas around the world, SMART enlisted the expertise of DelNet International Corp. DelNet prides itself on providing reliable and resilient niche solutions where traditional […]

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