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Smart offers emergency comms support for quake drills

Wednesday 12 July 2017 | 14:32 CET | News
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PLDT's mobile unit Smart Communications has announced it will provide emergency communications support for the earthquake and tsunami drills in Davao City and Metro Manila on 14 July. The drills will simulate a magnitude-7.2 earthquake situation. Officials of Davao City and the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will signal the start of the city- and metro-wide drills by using Smart's Emergency Cell Broadcast System (ECBS), which will send alert messages to residents in the area informing them of the activity.

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Categories: General
Companies: PLDT / Smart Communications
Countries: Philippines
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