Am reposting a press release from Globe, telling its subscribers to not worry about its promos as they will still run unhampered during the holidays.
Hope this will be of value to readers of this blog.
Here it is, word for word:
Globe Telecom assured that its subscribers will continue to enjoy regular promos during the Christmas and New Year holidays despite the expected surge of calls and text messages during the season.
“We are happy to announce that our existing call and text promos will be available this yuletide season to allow our subscribers to send their greetings to their loved ones their way,” said Atty. Froilan M. Castelo, head for corporate and legal services group of Globe.
“The Globe network is ready to serve the usual holiday traffic because we understand that consistent connection is very important to our customers during this time. Our technical teams are also on standby 24/7 to ensure that our nationwide coverage is reliable and stable.”Globe Postpaid subscribers will continue to enjoy unlimited text services, unlimited mobile and landline calls, and mobile internet offers as boosters of their existing plan or part of My Super Plan and its suite of combos – Family Combo, Unli Surf Combo and Load Tipid Combo. On the other hand, prepaid subscribers can avail of any of various unlimited call and text offers and discounted voice call promos such as UnliTxt and Super Sakto Calls (232) which are available for subscription during the entire holiday season. TM subscribers can as well choose from a variety of promos available for them such as AstigCombo10, a combo call and text offer which gives subscribers 50 text messages to all networks and 10 minutes of calls to Globe/TM and discounted voice call offer thru TM Sulit Segundo at P 0.15 per second.
For subscribers who need to get in touch with their families and friends abroad, they can choose to register to Globe IDD Sakto Calls, where they can enjoy the most affordable international call rates at P0.15 per second for calls to the United States (including Hawaii), United Kingdom, Malaysia, Canada, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan, Australia, and Equatorial Guinea. Other destinations are charged an affordable rate of P0.30 per second. Other international services include Globe SuperIDD, where subscribers can avail of unlimited international calls to over 50 destinations worldwide, and Globe tipIDD card, which has the lowest per-minute IDD call rates of Globe to various destinations, including Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, and Bahrain. Globe tipIDD card is available at Globe stores and authorized dealers nationwide.
Globe subscribers can also send their holiday cheers through the company’s portfolio of broadband and mobile data services. Globe SuperSurf 50 provides broadband users unlimited access to internet surfing, where they can greet-all-they-want through various social networking sites.
For postpaid users who would like to use their mobile phones to access the Web to greet their friends and families, they can subscribe to the new and improved Globe PowerSurf, where for as low as P99, they can enjoy 50MB of mobile browsing for 30 days.
Plus with the PowerSurf bill cap, subscribers will never pay higher than P999. A P15 for 1 hour or 20MB for the entire day variant is also available for prepaid subscribers. Text SURF to 8888 for free to get more information.
“To avoid inconvenience, we advise our subscribers to register early to the various Globe and TM promos so they can also send their Yuletide greetings ahead of time and other users.
“We have also set in place an easier way for Globe subscribers to easily register to a specific promo without having to remember keywords or subscription codes, all they have to do is dial *143# on their mobile phones,” added Castelo.
For more information on Globe products and services, visit www.globe.com.ph.