Mayor Legacion inks deal with Globe for free wi-fi access in select Naga City areas


Naga City Mayor Nelson Legacion has inked a memorandum of agreement with Globe Telecom for free public. internet connection.

Mayor Legacion said that several areas in Naga City will have a free wi-fi before this year ends.

“The MOA Signing with Globe officials today confirmed our previous announcement of a free public wi-fi in City Hall, Bicol Central Station, Plaza Rizal, Plaza Quezon, Plaza Quince Martires, and other public areas no later than December 2019,” Legacion said.

Once the free wi-fi is installed, the public will get to enjoy thirty minutes of internet access per day.

Meanwhile, inventors and researchers from various schools and organizations showcased their innovative during the Bicol Regional Invention Contests and Exhibits (BRICE) as part of the celebration of the 2019 Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW), conducted at the Bicol State College of Applied Sciences and Technology (BISCAST).

“Aside from inventions and researches that benefit the social and economic needs of the people, the young inventors introduced disaster risk reduction and preparedness projects,” the Naga City government said.

Present during the event were Sec. Fortunato T. De La Peña of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), USEC. Brenda L. Nazareth Manzano, Dir. Richard P. Burgos (DOST-STII), Dir. Edgar I. Garcia (DOST-TAPI) and Emelita P. Bagsit (DOST Region 5 – Officer-in-Charge).