Globe is not simply a telco company. Globe is an organization that creates and enables digital life for the Philippines, so Filipinos can access choices, overcome challenges, and discover new ways to enjoy life. Globe achieves this through obsessing about its customers, digitally transforming businesses, building the network of choice, and empowering its people. Globe continues to provide meaningful support to all its stakeholders and creates wonderful channels for the digital lifestyle for Filipinos and all stakeholders.
The strong thrust toward information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure growth and network upgrades continued in 2021. Globe’s accelerated rollout contributed to improving experience having built 1,407 new cell sites and upgrading over 22,000 mobile sites with over 2,000 5G sites nationwide, among other notable achievements. Globe’s network also showed substantial improvements with corporate data services reaching a record high from growing demand, especially for ICT services. Globe’s massive network investments attest to the company’s strong support for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG), particularly UN SDG No. 9, which aims to build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization, and foster innovation.
Globe will continue to champion the UN Global Compact principles alongside its CG campaign. For 2022, CAPEX budget will be approximately 89.0 billion for the continued network expansion and enhancement with increased allocation for the rollout of the fiber network and 5G service. The aggressive network expansion will include new cell site builds, upgrading of more existing sites to 4G/LTE, accelerating the rollout of 5G connectivity and fast-tracking the fiberization of Filipino homes nationwide, and further boosting the internet quality and coverage in the country. As part of its #1stWorldNetwork commitment to deliver a better internet experience, Globe’s Globe At Home expects to migrate all its broadband customers to the latest fiber technology by 2022.