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Smart donates SIMs, load cards and smartphones to AFP, PGH personnel

Sunday 5 April 2020 | 07:11 CET | News
Philippines operator Smart Communications has extended communications assistance to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine General Hospital (PGH). Smart will provide connectivity during the covid-19 community quarantine, and will donate Smart and TNT SIMs and load cards to more than 1,000 AFP personnel deployed across Metro Manila. Smart has also donated smartphones and load to support the PGH's newly opened Covid-19 ward, as well as to the Northern Mindanao Medical Center, the designated Covid-19 hospital in Cagayan de Oro.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: EPLDT / PLDT / Smart Communications / TNT
Countries: Philippines
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