PLDT, Smart expand learning platforms in Laguna

PLDT and its wireless unit Smart Communications, inc. (Smart), are powering the digitalization efforts of the provincial government of Laguna. During the celebration of the ‘Anilag’ or Harvest of Laguna Festival in March, the PLDT Group turned over 17 desktop computers and 15 Smart Bro Pocket WiFi devices to expand access to learning tools of Lagunensestudents across the province.

PLDT, Smart, ATRIEV hold digital training for persons with disabilities in Cebu

PLDT Inc. and its wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) conducted an eight-day Digital Business Basics Training (DBBT) for persons with disabilities in Mandaue City, Cebu. The training was done in collaboration with non-profit organization ATRIEV, Voice Philippines, and the Mandaue City Persons with Disability Affairs Office (PDAO).

PLDT, Smart lead digital welfare of senior citizens and other vulnerable sectors

PLDT and Smart continue to champion the digital welfare of Filipino senior citizens via their Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Advocacy through Technology (IDEATe) program.

PLDT and Smart amplify Grand Sinulog 2024

PLDT Inc. and its wireless arm Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) ramped up the splendor at the Philippines’ grandest festival, Sinulog, in support of the local government of Cebu City and Sinulog Foundation, Inc. 

PLDT-Smart Foundation advance ecotourism in Palina Greenbelt Ecopark, uplifting Capiznon fishing communities

Capiz is only one of the many provinces where PSF and the rest of Tulong Kapatid are helping rebuild lives and communities through sustainable livelihood opportunities. This is part of the MVP Group’s wider commitment to supporting Filipinos in need, especially in times of disasters. This also contributes to attaining the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, particularly UNSDG #8: Decent Work and Economic Growth.

PLDT, Smart School-in-a-Bag reaches more learners in PH, scaling record 116k  

PLDT and its wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) continue to bring inclusive quality education to last-mile communities in the Philippines. The PLDT Group’s School-in-a-Bag (SIAB) are reaching the country’s far-flung provinces, boosting the government’s efforts to improve learning outcomes of Filipino students. 

PLDT Group expands mental health awareness to indigenous communities

Pastor Benny Capuno, a tribal leader in Porac, Pampanga, knows all too well the great distress his Ayta community goes through when an earthquake strikes. In April 2019, a 6.1-magnitude earthquake devastated Porac, affecting hundreds and killing 10, five of whom were from the Ayta community.

PLDT, Smart enable young innovators to serve more Filipino communities through technology

PLDT and its wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) equip more young innovators with skills, serving more Filipino communities through inclusive and sustainable technology.  

PLDT, Smart scale 45M reach for its #BetterToday mental health program

PLDT and Smart forge ahead in leveraging technology to promote sound mental health for all. In 2023, PLDT and Smart recorded a reach of over 45 million for its #BetterToday program, bridging the digital divide, as it creates safe, happy, and inclusive spaces.

Samsung Partners with PLDT, Versatech to Usher in a New Era of Immersive Displays 

Samsung continues to lead the display market with its innovative technologies that advance image quality. Its OLED displays, for example, give deep blacks, clean whites, and full shades of brilliant colors for life-like images. This is further enhanced by 4K upscaling, which uses an AI-powered processor that analyzes images and automatically increases the quality for jaw-dropping quality.