Showing posts with label Press Release. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Press Release. Show all posts

12 October 2017

TNC Gaming: Grand Opening Growth and Presence of eSport Industry in the Philippines

TNC Philippine Holdings Inc., an eSports company in the Philippines have announced its grand opening that will safeguard the growth and presence of eSports in the Philippines. The grand opening and cocktail party will take place on October 10th, 2017, at #477 Felomina Building, E. Rodriguez Sr. Avenue, Cubao, Quezon City which will also be the official base of the company.



20 May 2017

07 January 2016

22 October 2015

SanDisk Is Now Part of Western Digital

Western Digital recently announced its acquisition  of SanDisk. According to the press release,  Western Digital Corp. and SanDisk Corp. entered in an agreement which Western Digital will acquire all shares of SanDisk including Cash and Stock.
The offer values SanDisk common stock at US$86.50 per share or a total equity value of approximately US$19 billion, using a five-day volume weighted average price ending on October 20, 2015 of US$79.60 per share of Western Digital common stock.
It was previously announced that an investment of Western Digital by Unisplendour Corporation Limited closes prior to this acquisition, Western Digital will pay US$85.10 per share in cash and 0.0176 shares of Western Digital common stock per share of SanDisk common stock; and if the Unisplendour transaction has not closed or has been terminated, US$67.50 in cash and 0.2387 shares of Western Digital common stock per share of SanDisk common stock. The transaction has been approved by the boards of directors of both companies.

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The combination is the next step in the transformation of Western Digital into a storage solutions company with global scale, extensive product and technology assets, and deep expertise in non-volatile memory (NVM). With this transaction, Western Digital will double its addressable market and expand its participation in higher-growth segments. SanDisk brings a 27-year history of innovation and expertise in NVM, systems solutions and manufacturing. The combination also enables Western Digital to vertically integrate into NAND, securing long-term access to solid state technology at lower cost.

18 August 2015

14 August 2015

Globe Telecom Hits New Record High close to 53 Million for Its Customer Base

The leading telecom industry in the country,  Globe Telecom, soars high to its customer base, as network of choice by the users amid to shifting-off digital lifestyle.

In the first half of the year, Globe Telecom's customer base hit a new record reaching 52.7 million, a 17% increase from 45 million last year.

The company also hit a record breaking financial performance in the first half of the year, generating 53.8 billion, a 13% growth from a year earlier.

Resulting to a net profit of 8.6 Billion pesos, a 14%  jump from 7.6 billion pesos a year earlier

Globe President & CEO Ernest Cu (center) announces the company’s record-breaking performance in the first half of the year at a recent analyst briefing. Joining him from left are Chief Finance Officer Albert De Larrazabal, Senior Advisor for Consumer Business Daniel Horan , Executive Vice President  & Chief Operating Officer for International and Business Markets Gil Genio and General Counsel Atty. Froilan Castelo.
“Globe is the Filipinos’ leading choice of network for their digital lifestyle, evidenced not only by robust growth in customer base but also by strong growth in mobile data revenues, which now contribute 23% of total revenues compared with 16% from a year earlier. We expect this trend to persist amidst the growing number of smartphone users and as we continue to offer products and services that provide relevant content that will further enhance our customers’ digital lifestyle,” President & CEO Ernest Cu said.
At the end of the first half of the year, Globe generates 48.4 million of mobile subscribers which mobile services revenues to increase 10% from 37.8 billion pesos to 41.6 billion pesos.

21 March 2015

26 February 2015

MUST Students Win First Google Cardboard Hackathon Organized by Globe Labs P50,000.00

Is it exciting to interact and travel to different places that you have not been too? Certainly, it is a refreshing experience! Using your smartphone and virtual reality app, then you can explore pre-historic animals and travel abroad! Wow!

In the first Google Cardboard Hackathon organized by Globe Labs (Developer community of Globe Telecom), the Mindanao University of Science and Technology(MUST - www.must.edu.ph) graduating IT students win the grand prize of P50,000.00.

20 February 2015

Globe Telecom Unveils Its Loan Service: To Get Load and Promo

Don't have a load to call, text, or surf? Well, this is good news for Globe prepaid subscribers! Globe Telecom has recently launched its new service that allows Globe Prepaid and TM customers to borrow promos and load amounts to send texts, make calls, and browse the internet without load.

How good is it?

With the loan service, Globe Prepaid users won't have to worry about its load, because during a busy day, users can borrow load amount and can register promos like SULITXT15, GOSURF15, and GOUNLI20.

06 January 2015

20 December 2014

Globe Project Wonderful Bags 9th Araw Values Award

The Araw Values Awards is a biennial Program organized by the Advertising Foundation of the Philippines , the social development institution and advocacy body of the multi-sector Philippine advertising and marketing communications industry that promotes and inculcate ethics formation and strives to uphold

7 Cornerstone Values: 
(1) love of God and respect for all religious beliefs;
(2) commitment to truth, honesty and integrity; 
(3) love of country and respect for national customs and traditions; 
(4) reverence for family unity, marriage and responsible parenthood; 
(5) respect and care for human life, dignity and the rights of all; 
(6) respect for law and authority and the promotion of self-discipline, and; 
(7) concern for and preservation of the environment. a cluster of well-defines values. The AVA Awards usually held towards the end of the year, which serves as an unswerving reminder to the industry that advertising could play a major role in promoting positive values.

08 December 2014

Globe Telecom offers Libreng Tawag - Typhoon Ruby

Globe Telecom offers Libreng Tawag services to the Philippines from eight countries ( Spain, UK, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Singapore, Hong Kong, USA, and Italy) around the globe to support overseas Filipino workers to check their families affected by the Typhoon Ruby.

Gil Genio, Globe Chief Operating Officer for Business and International Markets, said that the countries identified are among those with the highest number of Filipino migrants and expatriates in the world. They include Spain, UK, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Singapore, Hong Kong, USA, and Italy.

Globe Restores Service Process - Typhoon Ruby

Amidst with the Typhoon Ruby (International: Hagupit), Globe Telecom's network operations team initiates their service restoration process in areas that were affected by Typhoon Ruby.
  • As of 2 pm, December 7, the process mainly involves assessment of the typhoon’s impact on network infrastructure as weather remains unfavorable for field personnel to do actual field work.
  • As of 12 pm of December 7, service interruptions have been monitored in some areas in the provinces of Biliran, Eastern Samar, Northern Samar, Leyte, Southern Leyte and Western Samar.

04 December 2014

Globe Telecom Public Advisory Preparation for Typhoon Hagupit or RubyPH

Typhoon Hagupit already entered Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Thurday, locally named as Ruby. #RubyPH

Ruby, according to JTWC, is carrying sustained winds of 130 knots or 240.76 kph and has gustiness of 160 knots or 296.32 kph (2am update).It packed maximum sustained winds of 175 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 210 kph, and is forecast to move west-northwest at 25 kph.

As of 4 a.m., Ruby was estimated at 942 km east-northeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur or 1,023 km east of Surigao City.

02 December 2014

Globe Prepaid Subscribers Boost GoGadgets

Globe Telecom unveils its GoGadgets feature service that gives prepaid subscribers to make their own prepaid bundle and choose a gadgets.

GoGadgets is the first-of-its-kind prepaid service that allows customers to create their own prepaid bundle by choosing a gadget from a menu of discounted Android phones ranging from as low as P2,699 to P7,899.

28 November 2014

24 November 2014

Globe Telecom Subscribers Will Enjoy Piso Mall

Globe Telecom is launching Piso Mall to its prepaid customer for the greater mobile experience. The launching with this one-stop shop virtual video store will enable subscribers to watch videos on their smartphones with over 200,000 video contents TV shows, movie trailers and clips, music videos, and video tutorials on their mobile phone. Each video is available for as low as P1.

13 November 2014

Globe Telecom Launches iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Plans

Starting 14 November 2014, Globe customers can avail the latest iPhone models in Globe Postpaid Plan.
Globe is now officially launched to deliver complete, amazing, and compelling offers to customers with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus postpaid plans with exclusive privileges.

In a press release by Globe Telecom, its subscribers can now choose better postpaid features:
iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus
iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus
  • Reset program
  • iTunes app purchase can now be charged to your load or Postpaid bill via GCash AmEx!
  • Discount: 35% off on gadget accessories
  • ​Complete suite of Globe Apps​
  • Photo bundle that comes with the plans (Instagram all you want!)

08 November 2014

NBA and Globe Telecom Partners in the Philippines

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Globe Telecom (Globe), announces a comprehensive, multi-year partnership.

In a press release, Globe Telecom, the Philippines’ leading mobile Internet provider, introduced exclusive NBA League Pass Offers and NBA Content to its subscribers.