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Globe and Yahoo officially announced their partnership for the inclusion of Yahoo Mail into Globe Prepaid's GoWORK10 GoBOOSTER pack, alongside five productivity and messaging apps for an efficient, productive workday while on the move. As a highly connected population, it's no secret that Filipinos lead on internet and social media usage with 96.7% going online via prepaid plans on their mobile devices. Work is among the top reasons for this, as remote working becomes the norm and more jobs require access on the go.

Read more: Globe partners Yahoo to offer Filipinos productivity on-the-go

The COVID-19 pandemic has an impact on the business sector, where enterprises are "forced" to adapt to focus on digital marketing strategies as consumer behavior shifts to digital and online. Therefore, the strategy of running promotions through digital advertising is becoming attractive to enterprise in order to increase brand and product awareness, targeting the right consumers, and increase sales of product.

Read more: Indosat Ooredoo launches iAds based on augmented reality

Hyundai Motor Company and Singtel today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on a range of ventures to support smart manufacturing, connectivity for electric vehicle battery subscription service. The MOU follows Hyundai Motor Group’s announcement in October 2020 that it is setting up a new state-of-the-art Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Centre Singapore (HMGICS) to conduct studies on future mobility and explore innovative solutions, services and disruptive technologies to revolutionise commuters’ transport experience.

Read more: Singtel and Hyundai Motor to develop Singapore’s smart manufacturing and mobility technologies

Nokia today announced a partnership with QTnet, INC. a subsidiary of Kyushu Electric Power utility company, to launch a local 5G private wireless network. This is the first time a local 5G network is being deployed in the region through commercial spectrum license acquisition.

Read more: Nokia partners QTnet to launch local 5G network in Kyushu

Indosat Ooredoo today announced that it has been named the 6th fastest growing telecoms brand globally by the Brand Finance Telecoms 150 2021 report. Indosat Ooredoo’s brand value increased by 31% in 2020, the second consecutive year of double-digit growth.

Read more: Indosat Ooredoo earns 6th fastest growing telecoms brand worldwide

Macquarie Telecom has signed a $34 millionexclusive agreement with Optus to deploy mobile services, including 5G, in Australia. The deal combines Macquarie’s Net Promoter Score (NPS) proven customer service with Optus’ world-class mobile network.

Read more: Macquarie Telecom signs $34 million exclusive deal with Optus

A recently signed partnership agreement between Dwi Tunggal Putra (DTP) and SES Networks is enabling residents of 158 villages in remote parts of Indonesia’s West Java Province to access crucial online resources such as educational content, as well as unlocking the potential of the region’s digital economy.

Read more: SES Networks partners Dwi Tunggal Putra to provide high-speed broadband to Indonesia’s rural...

Indosat Ooredoo and Play2Pay, Inc. have entered a partnership to launch Adsgift, a platform that provides a unique, exciting, and personalized gamification experience for its users. Adsgift enables users to find out about the latest trends in the market, gets the latest updates on content and games, and provides an opportunity for users to gain various attractive rewards.

Read more: Indosat Ooredoo partners Play2Pay to boost mobile gamification experience

Nokia today announced that it has been selected by Globe Telecom in a three-year deal to upgrade its existing 4G network, as well as expand the geographical reach of its 5G network at over 1,000 sites in the Philippines. The deployment will cover the second and third largest islands of Mindanao and Visayas and will begin in Q2 2021 with completion expected in 2023.

Read more: Nokia chosen by Globe Telecom for 5G rollout in the Philippines

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