President Duterte Grants DITO Telecommunity’s 25-Year Franchise

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President Duterte granted DITO Telecommunity’s 25-year franchise. President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law the bill granting DITO Telecommunity a fresh 25-year legislative franchise in the Philippines. On Tuesday, President Duterte signed Republic Act No. 11537, renewing the legislative franchise granted to DITO Telecommunity for 25 years. The said law allowed DITO to “construct, install, establish, operate … Read more

DITO Telecommunity Expands Network Coverage To 15 More Cities

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DITO Telecommunity had expanded its network coverage to 15 more cities. DITO Telecommunity on Saturday officially announced that it had expanded its network coverage to 15 more cities in the Philippines. DITO Telecommunity was further expanding its mobile network service coverage to 15 more cities in the Philippines — over a month since it commercially … Read more

DITO Telecommunity’s 25-Year Franchise Awaits President Duterte’s Approval

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DITO Telecommunity’s 25-year franchise was up for President Duterte’s approval. The bill that will give DITO Telecommunity a fresh 25-year legislative franchise was up for President Rodrigo Duterte’s approval. On Thursday, the House of Representatives adopted during its plenary session the amendments of the Senate to the House Bill No. 7332, which the Senate passed … Read more

Senate OKs DITO Telecommunity’s 25-Year Franchise On Final Reading

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The Senate approved DITO Telecommunity’s 25-year franchise on the third and final reading. The Senate approved on Wednesday the 25-year franchise renewal of China-backed DITO Telecommunity on the third and final reading. In a report on GMA News Online, the Senate approved on third reading the measure seeking to renew the franchise of Mindanao Islamic … Read more

DITO Telecommunity Targets Fixed Broadband In Next 2 Years, Profitability In 5 Years

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DITO Telecommunity was targeting to introduce fixed broadband in the next two years and profitability in five years. DITO Telecommunity was targeting to introduce its fixed broadband services in the next two years and being profitable in five years. Philstar reported that DITO Telecommunity Chief Administrative Officer Adel Tamano mentioned in a senate committee on … Read more

NTC Should Answer Allegations of IT Group on the Technical Audit of Dito

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The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) should answer the allegations of an IT advocacy group regarding its technical audit of Dito Telecommunity, according to Senator Risa Hontiveros. “If the agency will not be able to do so, it will only add to the public’s suspicion that it may be at the behest of the China-backed third … Read more

DICT Sees Improvement In PH Internet Connectivity With DITO’s Commercial Launch


The DICT had sought an improvement in the Philippines’ internet connectivity with DITO’s commercial launch The Department of Information and Communication (DICT) was optimistic of an improved state of the Philippines’ Internet connectivity with DITO Telecommunity’s commercial launch. This, as DITO Telecommunity commercially launched its service in some areas in Mindanao and the Visayas last … Read more

DITO Telecommunity To Commercially Launch In Metro Manila “In A Few Weeks”

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DITO Telecommunity would commercially launch in Metro Manila “in a few weeks”. Philippines’ third telco player DITO Telecommunity was aiming to commercially launch its services to Metro Manila “in a few weeks”. In a report on Gizguide, a company executive said that DITO was aiming to expand its mobile services to National Capital Region (NCR) … Read more

DITO Reveals Price Of SIM Card, Initial List Of Compatible Devices

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DITO revealed the price of its SIM card and its initial list of compatible devices. DITO Telecommunity officially revealed the price of its SIM card and also revealed its initial list of compatible devices as the company’s commercial launch starts today. DITO Telecommunity already started rolling out its “Welcome Offer” promo in Metro Cebu and … Read more