After years of not being given much attention, telehealth is now gaining ground in the Philippines as people become wary of visiting hospitals and clinics due to risks of contracting Covid-19.
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The survey also revealed an alarming trend — many of the people streaming pirated content are young.
The highly touted common tower policy of the government appears to be going nowhere as local operator Globe Telecom announced on Thursday, July 9, that it is putting up its own cell sites in different parts of the country this year.
Even as the DICT is eyeing to reduce the permits for common tower this year, Globe said it will build more cell sites of its own in different parts of the country in the next three months.
Globe also reminded its customers that official advisories come only from a 4-digit or alphanumeric sender code.
Globe Telecom said that it is supporting moves to extend the “Bayanihan to Heal as One Act” as it can foster the approval of permits and clearances from LGUs) in as short as seven days.
Globe Telecom said 5G wireless technology is safe for the public and more importantly, there is no evidence to support about the urban myth that there is connection between the Covid-19 pandemic and 5G.
A construction of a single cell tower may take from six to 22 weeks depending on its design and location. For residents without a job, six to 22 weeks of steady source of livelihood makes a big difference in their desire to put food on the table for their loved ones, Globe said.