DICT provides connectivity support for Traslacion 2020 through Free Wi-Fi for All

January 9, 2020—A sea of devotees, wearing their traditional maroon shirts, once again tread the streets of Manila to celebrate the annual Feast of Black Nazarene. The Black Nazarene procession, known locally as “Traslacion” or the movement of something from one place to another, is a pivotal moment for devotees as they march the streets continue reading : DICT provides connectivity support for Traslacion 2020 through Free Wi-Fi for All

DICT and TSF continue to work together to bring emergency telecommunications to Marinduque

A week after Typhoon Tisoy (I.N. Kammuri) ravaged parts of the Bicol and Western Visayas Regions, the Department of Information and Communications Technology – Special Wi-Fi Action Team (DICT-SWAT) and the Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF) continue to work together to bring emergency telecommunications (ETC) to Marinduque. On 11 December, at around 1600H, the team boarded continue reading : DICT and TSF continue to work together to bring emergency telecommunications to Marinduque

DICT, TSF bring comms to Catanduanes, work continuously to restore downed Free Wi-Fi sites

Typhoon Tisoy (internationally named Kammuri) brought about strong winds and heavy rainfall to most of the Bicol and outlying regions. This caused major infrastructural and agricultural damages to the said areas. If major calamities such as this one have proven anything in recent times, it’s that communications is one of the biggest needs that arise continue reading : DICT, TSF bring comms to Catanduanes, work continuously to restore downed Free Wi-Fi sites