PILAR, Bataan— The Mt. Samat Flagship Tourism Enterprise Zone (FTEZ) on Tuesday revealed strategies to enhance the general telecommunication services at the Shrine of Valor in the historical mountain here with the rollout of its network change program.
In an interview, Mt. Samat FTEZ administrator Francis Theodore Initorio stated the brand-new telecommunication facilities jobs will be carried out in collaboration with the provincial federal government of Bataan, town of Pilar, Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO), Globe Telecom, Smart Communications, and the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT).
In line with the required of the nationwide federal government to promote the sustainable advancement of traveler areas in the nation, specifically the cultural and heritage websites, the Mt. Samat Shrine of Valor was formally designated as FTEZ on Feb. 27, 2017 through the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA).
It likewise arised from the inter-agency collaboration of the TIEZA, the provincial federal government of Bataan, the community federal government of Pilar, and the PVAO.
” The safe and open area in the Shrine of Valor made travelers end up being more excited to check out the archaeological site in this time of the pandemic. The Mt. Samat FTEZ, in addition to its partners and stakeholders, would wish to supply faster connection in the Shrine once the circumstance permits us to open the website to travelers once again,” Initorio stated after a conference of the stakeholders.
The network enhancement program consists of the building and construction of a Globe Telecom cell website at the shrine, arrangement of complimentary Wi-Fi by the DICT and the improvement of information signals through the boosters of Smart Communications.
Initorio stated the building and construction of a brand-new cell website becomes part of the PHP1-billion financial investment of Globe Telecom in Bataan, in addition to its collaboration with the provincial federal government. The Mt. Samat tower will be amongst the brand-new 74 cell websites that Globe will build in the province.
To formalize the collaboration, Globe likewise carried out a series of conversations and assessments with the Mt. Samat FTEZ and PVAO, he stated.
The Mt. Samat FTEZ and PVAO are presently in conversation with Smart Communications to formalize their collaboration for the arrangement of signal boosters in the tourist zone.
The DICT, Initorio stated, likewise just recently authorized the demand of the Mt. Samat FTEZ to offer centers free of charge Wi-Fi at the Shrine of Valor that will match the task of Globe and Smart in the location.
Through the network improvement program, the Mt. Samat FTEZ intends to supply much better experiences to the travelers going to the shrine and to even more increase the social networks promo programs of the tourist zone, Initorio included. ( PNA)