Globe Telecom Installing 800 cell sites this year

Globe Telecom Inc. will install at least 800 cell sites in the last three months of 2020 to end the year of its network expansion on a high note.  In Metro Manila and Rizal, Globe intends to build at least 319 cell sites and at least 100  in North Luzon, with Bulacan, Pampanga and Pangasinan topping the 15 provinces with the most builds. Cavite, on the other hand, tops the 12 provinces in South Luzon which Globe targets for expansion.  The rest include Albay, Batangas, Camarines Sur, Camarines Norte, Quezon, Laguna, Marinduque, Masbate, Occidental Mindoro, Palawan and Romblon.  The telco will put up  64 towers and small cell sites in the region. In Visayas, Globe plans on 147 installations in Cebu while builds are also set in Aklan, Antique, Bohol, Capiz, Guimaras, Iloilo, Leyte, Negros Occidental, Siquijor, Samar and Negros Oriental.  The telco will build a total of 190 installations in these provinces. Globe will also put up 166 cell sites in Mindanao with Davao Del Sur getting the most number among  the 23 provinces and one city covered by  its expansion. “Putting up more cell sites expsnds our coverage and gives users better data experience,” according to Joel Agustin, Globe Senior Vice President for Program Delivery, Network Technical Group. “We expect mobile signals to improve moving forward especially in challenged areas. As we increase site density, connectivity will be made available and accessible to more communities,” he added. Using newer technologies like easy macro and small cell sites, Globe will also address the need for more capacity in areas where it can not immediately build  towers......»»

Category: newsSource: 9th, 2020

New Globe cell sites to reach 1,300 this year

Globe Telecom Inc. expects to surpass the number of cell sites it built last year with 1,300 new sites seen completed by year end......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 5th, 2020

Globe to expedite building of cell sites

Globe Telecom Inc. said it will accelerate the building of cell sites nationwide this year after President Duterte signed into law the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 15th, 2020

Globe, DITO tap Aboitiz InfraCapital for small cell sites

Aboitiz InfraCapital Inc. said Friday it secured separate deals with Globe Telecom Inc. and DITO Telecommunity Corp. for the deployment of small cell sites to boost network capacity and coverage......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 30th, 2020

Globe exceeds goal in cell site construction

Globe Telecom Inc. said Wednesday it surpassed its target in building and upgrade of cell sites in the first nine months of 2020......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 15th, 2020

Globe gets more permits for cell sites

Globe Telecom Inc. has secured more than 700 permits from various local government units (LGUs), boosting the construction of more cell towers nationwide in a bid to improve the voice and data experience of its customers......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2020

Globe unveils plan to build 900 cell sites

Globe Telecom Inc. said Wednesday it is building 900 cell sites across the country through partnerships with tower companies......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 9th, 2020

Kurapsyon sinisi ni Duterte sa pagkaantala ng pagtatayo ng cell sites

  Kurapsyon ang sanhi ng pagkaantala ng pagtatayo ng mga dagdag na telecommunications tower sa bansa. Ito ang konklusyon ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte matapos marinig ang paliwanag ni Ernest Cu, presidente ng Globe Telecom, nang ito ay dumalo sa konsulatasyon sa Malacañang kaugnay sa pandemyang kinakaharap ng bansa. “It’s really corruption,” anang Pangulo sa kanyang […] The post Kurapsyon sinisi ni Duterte sa pagkaantala ng pagtatayo ng cell sites appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 1st, 2020

Globe urges LGUs to ease permit process

With the community quarantine further highlighting the need for connectivity, Globe Telecom Inc. is urging local government units to rethink their permit procedures to allow telecommunication companies to build more cell sites......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2020

Globe asks LGUs to allow cell sites

Globe Telecom Inc. asked local government units to cooperate in building cell towers across the country to ensure connectivity for all customers during the COVID-19 quarantine period. .....»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 20th, 2020

Globe taps outsider for telco towers

Industry giant Globe Telecom became a first mover in a government-led telco tower-sharing initiative that also aimed to significantly increase the number of cell sites in the Philippines and help solv.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2019

Globe makes case for energy-saving benefits of more cell towers

GLOBE TELECOM, Inc. is calling for the easing of restrictions on building passive telecommunications infrastructure such as cell sites, claiming that easier rules would aid network operators in operating more efficiently by reducing power consumption......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 14th, 2019

Globe Telecom targets 500 more LTE 700 MHz cell sites by end-2016

Globe Telecom targets 500 more LTE 700 MHz cell sites by end-2016.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 28th, 2016

Globe to activate 500 more cell sites for faster internet

MANILA, Philippines - Globe Telecom Inc......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 28th, 2016

Corporate News: Globe deploys 500 sites using SMC frequencies

GLOBE Telecom, Inc. said it has activated 500 cell sites in the Visayas and Mindanao at the 2600-MHz (Megahertz) frequency, part of its share of the acquisition of San Miguel Corp.'s (SMC) telecommunication assets......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 18th, 2016

Globe vows to provide better, faster internet service

Globe Telecom Inc. has vowed to give its customers better data and faster internet speed this year......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 9th, 2021

GCash books over P1t in transactions

GCash, the mobile wallet of Globe Telecom Inc., has recorded over P1 trillion in transactions earlier this year, a 254-percent growth year-on-year. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsDec 31st, 2020

Telcos trumpet wins ahead of critical Malacañang finish line

Industry giants PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom announced details on their aggressive network upgrades for this year until 2021, while telco startup Dito Telecommunity began “friendly user tests” of its services. The flurry of updates came ahead of a progress report the telcos are expected to provide to Malacañang on Dec. 8. It follows President […] The post Telcos trumpet wins ahead of critical Malacañang finish line appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2020

Globe recreates togetherness, gift-giving and local traditions

Globe Telecom, Inc. Chairman Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala said that Globe has lined up various activities this Christmas which aims to recreate togetherness, gift-giving and local traditions. “We are looking forward to these exciting events that Globe has lined up for year-end and for 2021. Our commitment to our customers remains as we usher […] The post Globe recreates togetherness, gift-giving and local traditions appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsDec 1st, 2020

Globe to power up internet services in Visayas, Mindanao

Globe Telecom Inc. intends to provide its customers outside Luzon better mobile and browsing experience next year......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 28th, 2020

Smart rolling out 2K new cell sites

PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications Inc. is ramping up the rollout of its cell sites next year by adding 2,000 more to further improve coverage and connectivity......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 21st, 2020