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Globe, WhatsApp partner for free access on prepaid promo and postpaid plan subscription


  To sustain its leadership in the mobile data business, by a revolutionary move, Globe Telecom has signed partnership with WhatsApp to allow their subscribers to enjoy free access to the mobile messaging app with a prepaid promo or with a subscription to their postpaid plan. Free WhatsApp will be available to prepaid and postpaid customers, this will give users access to real-time messaging and voice calling without data charges on any Globe prepaid promo or myLifestyle Plan subscription starting on Thursday, April 30. When subscribed to any of their favorite text, call, or surf promos such as GoSakto, GoUnli25, […]

GLOBE SETS GLOBAL TREND. Globe President & CEO ErnestCu joins leaders around the world during a dinner hosted by Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Kneeling from left to right: Mario Zanotti, Senior EVP, Latin America, Millicom; Augie Fabela II, Vimpelcom; Javier Olivan, VP of Growth and Analytics, Facebook; Ernest Cu, CEO, Globe Telecom; Daniel Hajj Aboumrad, CEO, Telcel; Jon Fredrik Baksaas, CEO, Telenor; Dan Rose, VP for Partnerships, Facebook; Chris Daniels, VP of Business Development, Facebook.

Globe Telecom sets global trend with Free Facebook campaigns


 In support of the objective of, a Facebook-led initiative to provide data connectivity to two-thirds of global population, Globe Telecom sets global trend to promote internet adoption through the Free Facebook campaigns over the past two years. This initiative encouraged other telco providers to promote and increase data connectivity among mobile customers. Globe generated a data customer growth of 110% over the telco’s two Free Facebook campaigns, indicative that the campaign has been an effective tool in enhancing internet adoption in the country, Daniel Horan, Globe Senior Advisor for Consumer Business Group, said. “Our partnership with Facebook enabled more Filipinos to […]

TAKE YOUR PICK. SMART's Free Internet or GLOBE's Free FB is Back promo?

SMART’s Free Internet vs GLOBE’s Free Facebook – A telco rivalry only in the Philippines!


 Who doesn’t want to have free internet access the whole day or best, unlimited data that’s good enough for 24/7 web browsing, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, or tons of movie downloads? We bet that when you heard that SMART announced their Free Internet promo, you started to give a round of applause to MVP, started to tweet about it, and pass around the good news to your friends. It was like the greatest thing that happened in a country where internet connection speed barely keeps up with the Southeast Asian neighbors. But alas, SMART subscribers jumped into the bandwagon and […]