Globe Extends International Calling Service to More Filipinos with More Affordable Offer

Globe DUO International now available in 24 countries for only US$1/month

MANILA, Philippines, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Globe Telecom is giving more reasons for Filipinos from around the world to stay connected to their loved ones back home with its affordable calling service DUO International, now available for only US$1 per month from the original price of US$25.

Leading the announcement for Globe Duo International $1 promo are Globe Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer Gil Genio and Globe International Business Group Marketing Director Carmina Villo.

For the entire month of October 2014, Filipinos based in the countries covered by DUO International can save as much as 96% when they call their families, friends and loved ones in the Philippines. With Globe DUO International, a Globe or TM number in the Philippines is assigned with a landline number in the chosen DUO International country. International calls are charged at local rates, eliminating anxiety over international long distance charges.

For as low as US$0.03 or P1.50 a day, overseas Filipinos in the United States, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom can call their families in the Philippines and enjoy talk time of up to 100 minutes per day.

Globe Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer for International and Business Markets Gil Genio said that, “At Globe, we continue to find ways to delight our customers wherever they are in the world. The DUO International $1 promo is proof that the wonderful service of Globe can span continents.”

Meanwhile, Globe International Business Group Marketing Director Carmina Villo stated that, “As Filipinos, calling the people most important to us while being away is still a preferred method to communicate. With DUO International at only $1, one can call the Philippines as frequently as possible without having to worry about expensive international long-distance charges.”

Subscriptions can be done at An option for those in the US, Canada, Japan, Spain and the UK is to purchase a DUO prepaid card at participating Filipino stores in the said countries, then registering online.

For more information on the Globe DUO International $1 promo or to subscribe to it, log on to; for other Globe international services, visit

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