Filipinos had a ball with Globe Free Zone while it lasted! Globe Telecom discounted its free zone service after a mere 6 months. Many Globe users are hopeful that Google’s free zone will return to the land of smiles soon! Sadly, it’s been reported that Globe discontinued its free zone service due to lost revenue. Apparently, many Globe users were cancelling their data plans and using Google’s free zone service in its place (duh!) Yes, Globe likely lost some revenue, but being one of the wealthiest companies in the Philippines, it was likely just a small blip in their revenue radar.
For those of you still curious about Globe’s free zone offer, you can still find some information on it’s website here: