DICT Orders NTC To Monitor MNOs, ISPs Amid COVID-19 Situation


DICT ordered NTC to monitor MNOs and ISPs amid COVID-19 situation in the Philippines. The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) ordered the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to monitor mobile network operators (MNOs) and internet service providers (ISPs), adding that they must provide ample bandwidth and signal availability that was based on their respective … Read more

Eliseo Rio Resigns As DICT Undersecretary

Eliseo Rio

Eliseo Rio said Monday that he resigned from his post as the undersecretary of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). Rio released a copy of his resignation letter dated January 30. Rio told President Rodrigo Duterte in his letter that it was an honor for him to lead the department’s selection for the … Read more

DITO Telecommunity Updates DICT On Third Telco Rise

DITO Telecommunity

DICT Secretary Gregorio B. Honasan II called the executives of DITO Telecommunity to have a closed-door meeting in order to discuss the status of DITO’s program. DICT Secretary Gregorio B. Honasan II, DITO Chief Executive Officer Dennis Uy, DITO Chief Administrative Officer Adel Tamano, and DITO Chief Technology Officer Rodolfo Santiago were present in a … Read more

DICT Warns Public On Transacting With Alleged MNO, ITC Reps


The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) advised the public to “exercise great caution” in conducting various transactions with alleged representatives from Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) and Independent Tower Companies (ITCs). The DICT received reports of individuals posing as agents from various MNOs and ITCs. The intention of these MNOs and ITCs were to … Read more