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Smart’s postpaid base grows 24% in 2012 — the highest growth rate in the industry

Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) reported growing its postpaid subscriber base by 24% — hitting a 10-year all-time high and outpacing the competition, which reported growing by 19%.
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Posted by on March 8, 2013 in Smart Communications, Technology

 

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Smart recognized anew as top Asian operator

The Philippines’ leading wireless services provider bagged three major international awards, including top honors as Operator of the Year at the recently concluded 2012 Asia Communication Awards — winning over Singapore’s Singtel and StarHub, Australia’s Telstra Global, and Unitel of Laos.

The only Philippine telco recognized at the prestigious awards program held in Singapore, Smart reaped the most number of operator accolades during the Annual Awards Dinner held in Singapore. Smart’s winning entries include the Netphone—the world’s first smartphone backed by an operator-managed system, under the Innovation Award category, and Secured Health Information Network and Exchange (SHINE)—Smart’s flagship mHealth program, under the Best Emerging Market Initiative category.
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Posted by on July 2, 2012 in Smart Communications, Technology

 

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Smart bags 3 Asian awards

Smart won three major awards from a prestigious Hong Kong-based telecoms industry publication. In ceremonies held in Bangkok Wednesday, Smart President and CEO Napoleon L. Nazareno (standing at the center) received the three awards from Telecom Asia officials. The three awards are Best Emerging Markets Carrier for Smart, Best Community Telecom Project for Smart’s mHealth program called SHINE, short for Shared Health Information and Network Exchange), and, Telecom CEO of the Year award for Nazareno. Standing from left to right are: Joseph Warring, group editor; John Tanner, global technology editor; Nazareno; Tony Poulos, columnist; and Jonathan Bigelow, managing director

In an unprecedented performance, mobile phone leader Smart Communications won three major awards from an influential Asian telecommunications industry magazine in Bangkok on Wednesday.

At the 15th Telecom Asia Awards, Smart was cited as the Best Emerging Market Carrier, its President and CEO Napoleon L. Nazareno was selected Telecom CEO of the Year and its pioneering mHealth program called SHINE or the Shared Health Information and Network Exchange won the Best Community Telecom Project. Smart was also one of the finalists in the Best Mobile Carrier category. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on April 26, 2012 in Smart Communications

 

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Phone delivery from Smart now available

Nowadays, food deliveries with just one call are nothing special. But did you know that a new phone can now be delivered right at your doorstep? Smart delivers, and it’s free of charge.

If you want a plan-bundled phone delivered to your house, all you have to do is contact landline 8488877. If you are an existing Smart subscriber, simply call *887, and a sales associate will respond and inform you of the various call, text, data, and phone offerings of Smart. The agent will also help you determine which postpaid plan best suits your needs. The subsequent steps will complete the process: Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on April 25, 2012 in Smart Communications

 

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All-girl Mapua team is 8th SWEEP Awards Champion

The all-girl team from Mapua Institute of Technology (from left) mentor Ayra Panganiban, Girly Perando, team leader Janiena Roxanne Dirain and Kristine Emy Matabang receive their award from Smart officials (from left) Smart Public Affairs Group Head Ramon Isberto and Technology Services Division Planning and Engineering-Access Manager Hans Alvarez and Program Management Office Department Head Byron Tabada.

An all-girl team from the Mapua Institute of Technology is the grand champion in the 8th SWEEP Innovation and Excellence Awards, the latest edition of Smart Communication, Inc.’s annual search for the most innovative wireless applications by students.

Their project entitled “Wearable Obstacle Detection System and Braille Cell Phone for the Blind” stood out from among 142 other entries submitted by student-teams from Smart’s partner schools under the Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program (SWEEP).
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Posted by on February 24, 2012 in Smart Communications

 

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