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Globe calls for increased ICT infra deployment collaboration between public, private sectors

Tuesday 29 January 2019 | 13:42 CET | News
Globe Telecom is calling for increased collaboration between the public and private sectors in addressing the ICT infrastructure gap in the Philippines. According to Globe Chief Technology and Information Officer Gil Genio, in order to realize the digital economy's full potential, the Philippines should first address the severe lack of cellular sites and other ICT infrastructure.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Globe Telecom
Countries: Philippines
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