PLDT, DITO ink interconnection deal
Philippines

PLDT, DITO ink interconnection deal

By Raymond Carl Dela Cruz   MANILA – The country’s oldest and newest telecommunications companies, PLDT and DITO Telecommunity, have entered into an agreement for the construction of a transmission facility that will serve as an interconnection point for both of their subscribers. PLDT will establish and manage the interconnection facility that will operate as the primary … Continue reading

Philippines

House grants 25-year franchise for PH’s 3rd telco player DITO

MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final a measure renewing the franchise of the Dennis-Uy led Mislatel consortium, presently known as the DITO Telecommunity Corp., for another 25 years. With 240 affirmative votes, 7 negative votes, and no abstention, the chamber approved House Bill 7332, which grants … Continue reading

President Duterte hands Mislatel Consortium permit to operate as 3rd telco
Philippines

President Duterte hands Mislatel Consortium permit to operate as 3rd telco

PRRD hands Mislatel Consortium permit to operate as 3rd telco By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Filipinos will soon experience improved Internet services after President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday formally awarded Mislatel Consortium, the country’s third mobile player, its permit to operate. Mislatel Consortium–a group led by Davao-based businessman Dennis Uy, is composed … Continue reading