Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

HEADLINES

Globe extends free call, text, data services to customers in quake-hit Turkey

This will allow Globe customers to use its roaming services to connect with and update their loved ones on their status in the wake of the deadly quake.

Globe is extending free call, text and data services to customers in Turkey after a massive 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the southern part of the country and northern Syria.

This will allow Globe customers to use its roaming services to connect with and update their loved ones on their status in the wake of the deadly quake.

“We understand how connectivity is of utmost importance to our customers in the wake of the massive quake in Turkey.  We wish to provide them assistance so they could reach out and communicate with their loved ones back home at this difficult time,” said Coco Domingo, Globe VP for Postpaid and International Business.

Globe is extending 15 minutes of incoming and outgoing calls, 15 texts to all networks, and 1GB data (whichever service is currently available) good for 7 days at no extra cost. To avail of these free roaming services, customers only need to connect to Globe’s roaming partners Turk Telekom and Turkcell.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Registration is not needed as the goodwill offer will be automatically provided to Globe customers detected in Turkey. A confirmation message will be sent advising them that the free roaming offer is ready for use.

To make a call, dial “+”+ country code + area code + telephone number (ex. +63773101212) or dial “+” + country code + mobile number (ex. +639171234567). To send a text, type “+”+ country code + mobile number (ex. +639171234567).

To use the free 1GB data allocation, simply turn on mobile data and data roaming on your phone’s settings, and set the network connection to 3G or LTE. Postpaid customers are encouraged to only turn on their mobile data and data roaming once they have received the activation message.

One of the strongest temblors to hit the region in a century, the quake struck early Monday and has left thousands dead, with the death toll still rising. According to news reports, buildings and other infrastructure collapsed across the region, triggering chaotic search and rescue operations.

For additional information on Globe’s Roaming services, visit www.globe.com.ph/international/roaming.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Like Us On Facebook

You May Also Like

HEADLINES

While the M463 and M467 share many features, including an Arm Cortex-M4F, both chips have unique special features that make them particularly suitable for...

HEADLINES

GrabCar demand is expected to increase by at least 20% in December 2023, with a spike of up to +45% in the 2nd and...

HEADLINES

This recognition also marks almost two decades of the PLDT, Smart, and PUP partnership under the Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program (SWEEP), the first...

HEADLINES

The broadband operator rang in the Christmas season early this year not only by providing free wifi at NAIA Terminal 3 but by installation...

HEADLINES

In September, the P-pop Kings posted a video of them dancing to their trending track, “Gento” with Sandara, teasing more collaborations soon. Before that,...

HEADLINES

Commonly referred to as a planogram, space planning involves optimizing a store's layout and product placement to enhance customer experiences and increase sales.

COMPUTERS

The new Logitech Waves Keys address the need for well-being and comfort at the desk.  Wave Keys features a signature wave design in a...

HEADLINES

BTR awarded PHP 15 billion (USD 270 million) of the Maiden tokenized treasury bonds. The bonds were offered to institutional investors, and were priced...

Advertisement