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A Connected Nation: State of Internet Connectivity in the Philippines

Internet access is considered a modern necessity and more so during the COVID-19 pandemic wherein face-to-face interactions are discouraged.

With the current conditions, what needs to be done to ensure equitable access to Internet services across the country?

What policies and initiatives are needed to cope with the increasing demand for Internet access?

Starting this September 30 (Wednesday) at 11 a.m., join BUSINESSWORLD INSIGHTS: An Online Forum Series on Connectivity with the theme, “A Connected Nation: State of Internet Connectivity in the Philippines,” with Senator Grace Poe, DICT Deputy Spokesperson Atty. Adrian Echaus, Globe Telecom Chief Technology and Information Officer Gil Genio, and PLDT-Smart SVP for Network Planning and Engineering Mario Tamayo moderated by BusinessWorld Editor-in-Chief Wilfredo G. Reyes.

Catch it live and free on BusinessWorld’s and The Philippine STAR’s Facebook pages!

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Connectivity Series is made possible by Tata Consultancy Services, Globe, AMTI, PLDT, Smart, The Philippine STAR and Olern. With the support of the Philippine Chamber of Telecommunications Operators, Management Association of the Philippines, Bank Marketing Association of the Philippines, British Chamber of Commerce Philippines, Financial Executives of the Philippines, Philippine Association of National Advertisers, and Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry.