PLDT-Smart Partners with GMA Network for Game-changing Digital TV Innovation

PLDT-Smart Partners with GMA Network for Game-changing Digital TV Innovation Image Credit: PLDT

PLDT-Smart Communications and media giant GMA Network recently laid the groundwork of a formidable partnership that is set to revolutionize the experience of TV viewing in the Philippines.

GMA Network is the leading broadcasting company in the Philippines which produces the most innovative, most trusted, and top rating TV programs.

During a signing ceremony held in Makati City, the companies entered into a technology, content, and distribution agreement that will involve the launch of game-changing innovations that will power the media giant’s digital transformation. 

Felipe L. Gozon, Network Chairman and CEO, GMA Network
This partnership is a clear statement that we are welcoming disruption and embracing digital with open arms. By riding the wave of disruption with PLDT and Smart as partners, we will not only upgrade the quality of content we are producing but we are also setting the stage for a new age of digital television.

Manuel V. Pangilinan, Chairman and CEO, PLDT and Smart
As we transform our business from being a legacy telco into the premier and most trusted digital enabler in the country, this partnership will enable us to power GMA’s digital pivot and help deliver to our millions of fixed and wireless subscribers GMA 7’s unique and compelling content, as well as exciting new digital experiences to more Filipino families.

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

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