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Globe completes migration of fixed line numbers to 8-digit system

Tuesday 8 October 2019 | 09:38 CET | News
Philippines operator Globe Telecom has announced it has complied with the directive of the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) by completing the migration of all its landline numbers with area code 02 to the 8-digit system. Digit 7 has now been added at the beginning of Globe At Home landline numbers and Duo numbers, while digit 3 has been added to Bayan landline numbers. Outgoing and incoming calls within the Globe network, which include Mobile, Globe At Home, Duo and international calls in the 8-digit format, are now fully operational.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Globe Telecom / NTC
Countries: Philippines
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