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Meaningful 917 Celebration for Globe; News and Updates

September 17 or ‘917’ is the time of the year when Globe expresses its appreciation to loyal customers. Inspired by the company’s original and longstanding 917 prefix, Globe is making the 917 celebration more meaningful not only with customer rewards and surprises, but by sharing Globe of Good with others on its fourth year. Globe President and CEO Ernest Cu said the company is elevating the customer experience for its 917 celebration this year. “With the theme “Grateful for You”, we are making the 917 celebration into a more meaningful and shareable experience by encouraging our customers to share with other people the happiness and goodwill they are going to receive from Globe,” Cu said.

“We have created various opportunities for our customers to enjoy their Rewards and redeem them through more partner merchants. On top of this, they can also share their Rewards in pursuit of the greater good by donating their points to partner humanitarian organizations of their choice,” Cu said.

Delightful Surprises using Rewards App. This year, customers can access their rewards easier with the Globe Rewards app for convenient redemption of all rewards, real-time! Exclusive for Globe customers, delightful surprises from their favorite shopping and dining brands await them this September. From September 14-17, play with fun camera filters which customers can post and share on Facebook to get discount vouchers from Zalora, GMovies, Klook, FoodPanda and even a free drink upsize at Chatime. The celebration continues with freebies and special discounts which customers can get when they use their Globe Rewards points at partner establishments such as KFC, Bench, Dairy Queen and more. Customers will also discover more exclusive offers and discounts from Shopee, Eatigo and Uniqlo even without points.

Customers also get one-of-a-kind deals on gadget accessories and apparel from the 0917Lifestyle’s newest collection Series One which they can purchase at Globe stores in Luzon and Globe’s online shop at On top of this, loyal customers will also be treated to free mobile data for surfing, bonus Rewards points, volume and speed boosts and free data for roaming. Prizes include vouchers from Globe partners like 7-Eleven, Bonchon, Sodexo, Grab Car, and more. Meanwhile, Globe Broadband Prepaid customers can also win vouchers from GCash, free data and access to content partners like HOOQ, iflix, and iWantTV by using their reward points.

Globe of Good Activities. Globe customers may join various Globe Of Good activities. Customers can help support the education of children in public schools by playing the Find The Duck game in the Globe At Home app. Points earned in the game can be donated to public schools for Home Prepaid WiFi modems. Globe customers can also share their reward points to other advocacies. Globe Rewards partnered with PAWS, Hineleban, Rise Against Hunger, Philippine General Hospital Foundation and Save The Philippine Seas. Customers may donate their reward points to these organizations to support the environment, fight against hunger, give medical access to indigent children, and promote animal welfare.

As early as September 13, Globe will hold a barangay-level Plastic Xchange program in various cities in Metro Manila. Globe customers may participate to dispose their single-use plastic through select collection points in the city in exchange for Rewards points. Residents in Barangays San Antonio and Palatiw in Pasig; Barangay 455 in Sampaloc, Manila; Barangay Magallanes in Makati; Barangays South Signal and Upper Silingan in Taguig; and students of Andres Bonifacio Integrated School in Mandaluyong City are encouraged to participate in the recycling project from 8am to 2 pm.

Globe also partnered with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the International Coastal Cleanup Philippines (ICC Philippines) for customers to sign up as volunteers on September 21 from 6am to 12 noon to help clean up the Baseco Beach and LPPCHEA at Manila Bay or at the Lighthouse Morning Resort, Moonbay Marina Complex, Subic Bay Freeport Zone in Zambales. Customer volunteers who participate in the activities will get more Rewards points. Sign up using these links. Individual Registration –; Group Registration –; ICC –

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Free 1GB GoWiFi access with GoSAKTO and EasySURF promos. Fast internet speed in malls, schools and transport terminals can now be enjoyed in over 2,500 GoWiFi locations available nationwide. As a bonus, Globe Prepaid & TM customers can enjoy 1GB of free GoWiFi for every registration of GoSAKTO, GoSURF & EasySURF worth P50 and above that they can use in any GoWiFi hotspot! When in a GoWiFi hotspot, simply connect to @GoSurf_FreeWifi or @EasySurf_FreeWifi and start enjoying free 1GB wifi access! You can play games, watch movies, download your fave apps, and enjoy more of what you love to do online. That’s internet access perfect for friends whenever they hang out, or for students who do their group studies and research online.

Globe Prepaid GoSAKTO90 users can now enjoy 1GB free GoWiFi access on top of 2GB mobile data, 2GB for GoWATCH&PLAY, 1 GCash voucher and unlimited all net texts valid for 7 days for only P90. TM EasySURF50 users automatically get 1GB free GoWiFi access, 1GB mobile data, 2GB for EasyWATCH&PLAY, 300MB for an app of their choice and unlimited all net texts. All these are valid for 3 days at only P50. Globe’s GoWiFi is the largest WiFi service in the country that aims to provide customers with speeds of up to 100Mbps depending on the location. Visit to check out our list of hotspots.

Globe Business Data Centers acquire int’l industry certification on customer data security and management. Globe Business, the enterprise arm of Globe, recently received the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance certification version 3.2.1 for its Makati, Cavite, Cebu, and Davao Data Centers–which assures its enterprise clients of the company’s commitment to maintain confidentiality of all information that it stores, processes, and transmits. At present, Globe Business offers managed security solutions that allow enterprises to mitigate security threats before they happen. The solutions allow seamless communication between enterprises and their customers by keeping servers up and running with Distributed Denial of Service (DDos) protection, maintain efficiency of operations by stopping malicious traffic from reaching the network using managed firewall, and provide comprehensive protection against emerging and current threats at the network and application level before they inflict any damage through Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDP) to name a few.

Cybersecurity a critical component of customer service. Globe invests US$60 millions annually in cybersecurity to protect the data of its customers and to comply with the Data Privacy Act, as part of the company’s good governance policy. The company also provides a round-the-clock support to its Enterprise customers from its Advance Security Operations Centers (ASOC) and follows the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) framework that helps business identify, protect, detect, respond and recover from cybersecurity threats online. To find more about Globe cybersecurity, please visit for more details.

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