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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -and now we are planning to extend our operations in the Philippines here in Cla
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 20 hours ago
and now we are planning to extend our operations in the Philippines here in Clark,” Nitsche said at the sidelines of the PLDT/Smart launching of its high-speed internet connectivity services at the Clark International Airport here last... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi cautious ahead of Yellen speechwhile 44 stocks were unchanged. ALI, BDO and Metrobank fell by over 1 percent
PSEi cautious ahead of Yellen speech
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 hours ago
while 44 stocks were unchanged. ALI, BDO and Metrobank fell by over 1 percent while BPI, SMIC, MPI and AC also declined. PLDT gained 1.67 percent while Megaworld, SM Prime, ICTSI, AEV and Jollibee also firmed up. Bloomberry stabilized (+0.56... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalSmart Communications and PLDT formally launched its free Wi-Fi- yesterday at th
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
Smart Communications and PLDT formally launched its free Wi-Fi- yesterday at the Dumaguete-Sibulan airport in in response to President Rodrigo Duterte's call for better Internet services in the country. The super speed, global... Read more
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Rappler
PhilWeb plans to revive mobile lotto gamingsaid. Throwback to 2010? Valdes said the proposal was submitted to PAGCOR som
PhilWeb plans to revive mobile lotto gaming
Rappler / Posted yesterday
said. Throwback to 2010? Valdes said the proposal was submitted to PAGCOR some 5 years ago but was never acted upon. PLDT, which owned 27% of PhilWeb at that time, agreed to 70-30 revenue sharing. "Despite the fact that PLDT has now divested... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi slips to 7,800 levelCebu. RRHI was also down by 1.97 percent. ON the other hand, SM Prime and MPI
PSEi slips to 7,800 level
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Cebu. RRHI was also down by 1.97 percent. ON the other hand, SM Prime and MPI gained over 1 percent while Metrobank and PLDT also modestly gained. Aside from Security Bank, notable gainers outside the PSEi included Cirtek (+3.11 percent) and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PhilWeb revives text lottery bid after egames closurea confirmatory message which he saves in his mobile phone as his ticket. “When
PhilWeb revives text lottery bid after egames closure
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
a confirmatory message which he saves in his mobile phone as his ticket. “When we submitted this proposal some years back, PLDT/Smart owned 27 percent of PhilWeb, and therefore had agreed to a 70 percent PhilWeb and 30 percent Smart sharing of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Philweb pitches mobile lotto betting to Pagcorfresh annual revenues. The proposal called “Pagcor Text Bonanza” is a revival
Philweb pitches mobile lotto betting to Pagcor
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
fresh annual revenues. The proposal called “Pagcor Text Bonanza” is a revival of a similar project proposed years ago when PLDT/Smart owned 27 percent of Philweb. A revenue-sharing arrangement of 70 percent for Philweb and 30 percent for Smart was... Read more
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Sun Star
ePLDT bolsters digital learning in academic institutionsis easier to find, access, control and distribute through digital technology.
ePLDT bolsters digital learning in academic institutions
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
is easier to find, access, control and distribute through digital technology. In a bid to support academic institutions, ePLDT, the digital enterprise enabler of the country's leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT Inc., continues to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SE Asia stocks subdued as investors await Fed signal"this week is going to be extremely volatile." Philippine shares ended 0.58% l
SE Asia stocks subdued as investors await Fed signal
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
"this week is going to be extremely volatile." Philippine shares ended 0.58% lower, dragged down by telecom stocks, with PLDT Inc, the country's biggest telecom company by market capitalisation, losing 2.4%. The market fell due to a mixture of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi slips on oil, US Fed jittersthe “ghost month.” There were 72 advancers which were edged out by 117 decline
PSEi slips on oil, US Fed jitters
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
the “ghost month.” There were 72 advancers which were edged out by 117 decliners while 44 stocks were unchanged. URC and PLDT were among the most battered, respectively declining by 3.56 percent and 2.44 percent. MPI, Globe Telecom and LTG were... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Liberty eyes delisting by Oct. 31delist from the Philippine Stock Exchange by Oct. 31 this year. Liberty’s pare
Liberty eyes delisting by Oct. 31
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
delist from the Philippine Stock Exchange by Oct. 31 this year. Liberty’s parent firm Vega Telecoms – now jointly owned by PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom – has made a tender officer to all stockholders of Liberty at P2.20 per share in line with the... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -(mbps) wifi internet service was launched here on Friday led by Transportation
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 2 days ago
(mbps) wifi internet service was launched here on Friday led by Transportation Secretary Arthur P. Tugade and executives of PLDT and Smart Communications. Describing this airport as “the second most important international airport of the country,”... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Private sector urged to support Philippine weightliftingthe country’s basketball program. “’Sa kanya pa lang galing yung 1.3 (billion,
Private sector urged to support Philippine weightlifting
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
the country’s basketball program. “’Sa kanya pa lang galing yung 1.3 (billion,) sa mga companies niya like Meralco, Smart, PLDT. Wala pa ‘yung galing sa iba,” Adalem told scribes at the weekly PSA forum at Shakey’s Malate. While the Philippine... Read more
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Sun Star
UC Junior Webmasters suffer 1st defeatCesafi basketball season 16 live at cesafi.sunstar.com.ph/live and www.sunstar.
UC Junior Webmasters suffer 1st defeat
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
Cesafi basketball season 16 live at cesafi.sunstar.com.ph/live and www.sunstar.com.ph. SunStar's livestreaming of Cesafi basketball season 16 is powered by PLDT Home Fibr, home's most powerful broadband. (Quincy Jones Adriano/USJ-R Intern/... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe PLDT-Smart has announced the launching of its free Wi-Fi data service at th
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
The PLDT-Smart has announced the launching of its free Wi-Fi data service at the Dumaguete-Sibulan Airport on Wednesday, a government press release said. This is in response to President Rodrigo Duterte's call for telecommunication companies to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Liberty tender offer set at P2.20 per sharePhilippine Stock Exchange,” Vega Telecoms said in a tender offer report filed a
Liberty tender offer set at P2.20 per share
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Philippine Stock Exchange,” Vega Telecoms said in a tender offer report filed at the PSE. Liberty is now jointly owned by PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom which have teamed up to buy out the telecom assets of conglomerate San Miguel Corp. Trading on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gov’t role in ICTinvestment in telecommunications. Take the case of the Philippine Competition C
Gov’t role in ICT
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
investment in telecommunications. Take the case of the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) and its insistence to review PLDT and Globe Telecom’s recent acquisition of San Miguel Corp.’s telecom assets despite the absence of legal basis to do so.... Read more
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The Manila Times
Dilemma of a senatorGoodwill can be achieved by focusing more on commonalities rather than differen
Dilemma of a senator
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Goodwill can be achieved by focusing more on commonalities rather than differences. The country’s largest phone carrier PLDT promised free Wi-Fi in 21 major transportation hubs within 100 days. Nobody can complain except to ask the question,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Clark airport has free Wi-FiCLARK FREEPORT—Telecommunications firms Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.
Clark airport has free Wi-Fi
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
CLARK FREEPORT—Telecommunications firms Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) and Smart Communications Inc. launched on Friday their free Wi-Fi service at the Clark International Airport (CRK). The two companies are initially investing P1... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
PLDT-Smart launch free wi-fi at Zamboanga airportGood news for travelers as PLDT-Smart launched its ?faster Free Smart Wifi Serv
PLDT-Smart launch free wi-fi at Zamboanga airport
Zamboanga Today / Posted 7 days ago
Good news for travelers as PLDT-Smart launched its ?faster Free Smart Wifi Service ?at? the Zamboanga City International Airport yesterday morning. "We are very happy to share with you that our Smart Wifi service is now available for free in... Read more
7d
The Manila Times
So how did Indonesia bury its own much, much worse, dictator?Soedono Salim, and his son Anthoni Salim’s building of an empire in the Philipp
So how did Indonesia bury its own much, much worse, dictator?
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
Soedono Salim, and his son Anthoni Salim’s building of an empire in the Philippines, which made a breakthrough right after their patron fell in 1998, the year he captured PLDT. For orders, go to rigoberto.tiglao.com/book. tiglao.manilatimes@gmail.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi hardly excited by PH GDPto the government while IMI rose following reports of its acquisition of a Germ
PSEi hardly excited by PH GDP
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
to the government while IMI rose following reports of its acquisition of a German manufacturing firm. On the other hand, PLDT and ICTSI both fell by over 3 percent while SM Prime, GTCAP, Megaworld, Metrobank and AEV all slipped. Disclaimer:... Read more
8d
Inquirier.net
Smart invites students to join 13th SWEEP innovation awardsPLDT mobile subsidiary Smart Communications is calling on technology and engine
Smart invites students to join 13th SWEEP innovation awards
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
PLDT mobile subsidiary Smart Communications is calling on technology and engineering students to come up with mobile and digital innovations and join the country’s biggest technology competition, the SWEEP (Smart Wireless Engineering Education... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Globe scores duopoly criticsplans or calls for government to cut bureaucratic red tape. The criticism now
Globe scores duopoly critics
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
plans or calls for government to cut bureaucratic red tape. The criticism now of SMC’s telco ambitions comes as Globe and PLDT are locked in a legal dispute with the Philippine Competition Commission, which wants to review the duopoly’s... Read more
8d
Inquirier.net
PSEi slips on hawkish Fed talksforeign selling during the day. The PSEi was weighed down most by Semirara (-4
PSEi slips on hawkish Fed talks
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
foreign selling during the day. The PSEi was weighed down most by Semirara (-4.07 percent), Megaworld (-3.15 percent) and PLDT (-1.06 percent). MPI, Globe, JG Summit, ALI, SMIC, SM Prime and BDO also slipped. Outside of the PSEi, Security Bank... Read more
9d
Pilipino Star
Health innovationsa viable third player in the telco sector. Unfortunately, Telstra backed out of
Health innovations
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
a viable third player in the telco sector. Unfortunately, Telstra backed out of the deal and SMC sold its telco assets to PLDT and Globe Telecom. PLDT and Globe, which now have a chance to utilize efficiently the valuable radio frequencies that... Read more
9d
Rappler
Globe Telecom launches Davao power feed for SEA-US undersea cabletechnology (IT) infrastructure and international connectivity requirement of en
Globe Telecom launches Davao power feed for SEA-US undersea cable
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
technology (IT) infrastructure and international connectivity requirement of enterprises in Luzon and Visayas. (READ: PLDT to complete ICT projects in Davao) "Enterprises located in northern and central Philippines may consider the data... Read more
10d
Pilipino Star
Ambassador Goldberg applaudedwas the MVP Sports Foundation of businessman Manny Pangilinan. Apparently, form
Ambassador Goldberg applauded
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
was the MVP Sports Foundation of businessman Manny Pangilinan. Apparently, former Philippine Weightlifting Association chief Monico Puentevella approached MVP for help many years ago – and the PLDT boss responded by giving P1 million to hel... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi slightly up, earnings season endsestimates. ICTSI gained 2.87 percent while MPI, SM Prime, ALI and Semirara ros
PSEi slightly up, earnings season ends
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
estimates. ICTSI gained 2.87 percent while MPI, SM Prime, ALI and Semirara rose by 1.13 percent, respectively. GTCAP, AC, PLDT and JG Summit also contributed to the PSEi’s gains. Outside of the PSEi, investors picked up shares of Security Bank... Read more
11d
Rappler
PCC: San Miguel telco deal rushed to evade PCC rulesBATTLE LINES DRAWN. PLDT and Globe remain at odds with the PCC over the San Mig
PCC: San Miguel telco deal rushed to evade PCC rules
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
BATTLE LINES DRAWN. PLDT and Globe remain at odds with the PCC over the San Miguel telco buyout deal. Photo of Pangilinan (L) by AFP, photo of Balisacan (R) by Malaca̱ang MANILA, Philippines РThe P69-billion deal to buy all of San Miguel... Read more
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Pinoy Tech Blog
PayMaya and Bayad Center Team Up For Convenient Bills Paymenton time using the ‘Pay Bills’ feature on the app. Partnered billers include Bay
PayMaya and Bayad Center Team Up For Convenient Bills Payment
Pinoy Tech Blog / Posted 11 days ago
on time using the ‘Pay Bills’ feature on the app. Partnered billers include Bayad Center-affiliated companies like MERALCO, PLDT, Laguna Water, and Cignal. Other partners and agencies planned to join include Smart, Sun Cellular, Pag-IBIG,... Read more
12d
Inquirier.net
Pokemon Go boosts foot traffic in mallsschools or even banks [where] there could be a disruption.” Ramon Isberto, pub
Pokemon Go boosts foot traffic in malls
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
schools or even banks [where] there could be a disruption.” Ramon Isberto, public affairs group head of telecom giant PLDT, said telecom firms also benefit from this mobile app through greater data usage. “Pokemon Go expands the space of games... Read more
12d
Sun Star
Estremera: Shackled by our own tiny thoughtsIN THE press conference after the annual stockholders’ meeting of PLDT earlier
Estremera: Shackled by our own tiny thoughts
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
IN THE press conference after the annual stockholders’ meeting of PLDT earlier this year, PLDT chair Manny Pangilinan talked about the congestion of the Manila International Airport and why there is the need to move it out and let the private sector... Read more
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Starmometer
Bae-by Baste Reveals His New Favorite Gadgethis age, he loves his fair share of gadgets and his number one choice these day
Bae-by Baste Reveals His New Favorite Gadget
Starmometer / Posted 12 days ago
his age, he loves his fair share of gadgets and his number one choice these days is the Smart Watch. The Smart Watch from PLDT HOME is today’s coolest gadget for kids, and parents love it too. It can be used for taking photos, playing music and... Read more
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Sun Star
Hello? Party line…become extinct soon? I think not. The device is evolving with the times. In D
Hello? Party line…
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
become extinct soon? I think not. The device is evolving with the times. In Davao, there was no better time to launch PLDT’s newest line of chic, trendy units and a more powerful service than the Kadayawan season, when everyone in the city is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSEi weighed down by mining jittersPuregold which fell by 5.45 percent and 2.43 percent, respectively. On the oth
PSEi weighed down by mining jitters
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
Puregold which fell by 5.45 percent and 2.43 percent, respectively. On the other hand, Bloomberry gained 3.86 percent and PLDT rose by 2.51 percent while Globe, AC, ALI also firmed up. Outside of the PSEi, notable gainers included Megawide (+6.83... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Trendy celeb cutieshave in common? All of them have been very good and so each has been rewarded w
Trendy celeb cuties
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
have in common? All of them have been very good and so each has been rewarded with a Smart Watch. The Smart Watch from PLDT Home can be used for taking photos, playing music and even recording files. Your kids can also get notifications, calls... Read more
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Pilipino Star
New advocacy for MVP?PLDT chairman and sports patron Manny V. Pangilinan hinted the other day that h
New advocacy for MVP?
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
PLDT chairman and sports patron Manny V. Pangilinan hinted the other day that his next advocacy may be to support weight-classified sports where Filipino athletes could be competitive, taking off from Hidilyn Diaz’ success in women’s weightlifting at... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PLDT Enterprise backs virtual reality gab From left: Cristopher David (VR Philippines), Joey Limjap (PLDT Innolab), Mar
PLDT Enterprise backs virtual reality gab
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
From left: Cristopher David (VR Philippines), Joey Limjap (PLDT Innolab), Mark Joseph Basibas (Mobile VR Jam participant), Paolo Espiritu (Mobile VR Jam participant), John Hay Supetran (Mobile VR Jam... Read more
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The Manila Times
PLDT expands telecom service in the southAugust 11, 2016 10:01 pm The country’s leading telecoms and digital services p
PLDT expands telecom service in the south
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
August 11, 2016 10:01 pm The country’s leading telecoms and digital services provider, PLDT, expects to complete three major ICT projects in Mindanao by September this year to enhance the region’s digital... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOYthat travelers at airport will already have digital experience with the upgrade
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
that travelers at airport will already have digital experience with the upgrade of the terminal's data connectivity by PLDT and wireless subsidiary Smart Communications. With a bandwidth of up to 1 gigabit per second, WIFI users will have the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Now Telecom wants to challenge PLDT, Globemore due to high demand,” he said. Velarde said Now Telecom was interested in
Now Telecom wants to challenge PLDT, Globe
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
more due to high demand,” he said. Velarde said Now Telecom was interested in the 700-megahertz bandwidth surrendered by PLDT and Globe and 3G frequency and other mobile frequencies. He said Now Telecom was serious in becoming the third player... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Index eases on lack of market-moving newsSM Prime Holdings, International Container Terminal Services Inc., Metro Pacifi
Index eases on lack of market-moving news
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
SM Prime Holdings, International Container Terminal Services Inc., Metro Pacific Investments Corp., and index heavy weight PLDT Inc. Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Yesterday’s session bucked the regional uptrend. The... Read more
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Gulf News
San Miguel doubles profit on strong food sales, telecom asset disposalcompany said in an emailed statement on Wednesday. San Miguel agreed on May 30
San Miguel doubles profit on strong food sales, telecom asset disposal
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
company said in an emailed statement on Wednesday. San Miguel agreed on May 30 to sell its telecommunication business to PLDT Inc and Globe Telecom Inc for about 70 billion pesos, including debt, ending its telecommunication ambitions. Net sales... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Angat Lahat!own. “Going into business could possibly be the most significant avenue to fin
Angat Lahat!
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
own. “Going into business could possibly be the most significant avenue to finally eliminate poverty in our country,” PLDT Group Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan said. “We fully support the initiatives of our long-time partners Go Negosyo and DTI... Read more
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Sun Star
The Regine SeriesSongbird, Ms. Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, had everything to prove when she perfor
The Regine Series
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
Songbird, Ms. Regine Velasquez-Alcasid, had everything to prove when she performed on Friday night at SM City Davao for the PLDT Home: Nationwide Tour. Ms. Regine Velasquez-Alcasid opened the concert and belted Clean Bandit’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AngatLahat! PLDT, Go Negosyo, DTI launch program for MSME growthown. “Going into business could possibly be the most significant avenue to fin
AngatLahat! PLDT, Go Negosyo, DTI launch program for MSME growth
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
own. “Going into business could possibly be the most significant avenue to finally eliminate poverty in our country,” PLDT Group Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan said. “We fully support the initiatives of our long-time partners Go Negosyo and DTI... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Philippine Telecom Duoploy – BulatlatThis is in relation to the groundbreaking P69.1-billion deal made between corpo
Philippine Telecom Duoploy – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 16 days ago
This is in relation to the groundbreaking P69.1-billion deal made between corporate giants San Miguel Corporation (SMC), PLDT and Globe in May that saw the sale of SMC’s telecom assets to the two dominant players of the Philippine... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Revisit Belmonte cha cha proposaleconomic provisions. The restrictions now in force are no longer relevant to ou
Revisit Belmonte cha cha proposal
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
economic provisions. The restrictions now in force are no longer relevant to our needs. Just think of the telco duopoly of PLDT and Globe and see why it doesn’t make sense to allow the entrenched local elite (oligarchs to Mr Duterte) to enjoy vast... Read more
16d
Inquirier.net
PSEi returns to 8,000 levelpercent), Cosco (+3.4 percent) and Max’s (+3.34 percent). On the other hand, G
PSEi returns to 8,000 level
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
percent), Cosco (+3.4 percent) and Max’s (+3.34 percent). On the other hand, Globe Telecom fell by 1.35 percent while AC, PLDT, JG Summit, Metrobank and AEV also slipped. Most other stock markets in Asia and Europe likewise firmed up on Tuesday... Read more
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