2 weeks Globe exceeds network upgrade forecast MB |Biz
Despite the pandemic, Globe Telecom Inc. has upgraded 26.4 percent more cell sites this year versus 2019, totaling 7,780, exceeding its forecast as it moves into the last quarter. The cell sites are now 4th generation Long Term Evolution (4G LTE), with faster connectivity. Globe also installed 593 new towers since January this year, more than what the telco built for the same period in 2019. In terms of bringing connectivity to challenged areas, the company installed more cell sites in parts of Davao Oriental, Zamboanga Sibugay, Zamboanga del Norte, Bukidnon, South Cotabato, Maguindanao, Davao Oriental, Isabela. Ilocos ... more