Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co


PLDT ties in with HK's PCCW Global for new undersea cable

Aug 22, 2014 - 12:14 PM

The new fiber optic cable system will connect the Philippines with 17 international destinations

PLDT stake in Rocket Internet diluted

Aug 18, 2014 - 4:29 PM

The entry of United Internet AG diluted the dominant Philippine carrier’s stake to 8 6 from 10

No more long distance charges for calls between Globe, PLDT users in Albay

Aug 18, 2014 - 3:37 PM

Globe and PLDT sign a new interconnection agreement

PLDT launches new fiber optic network in Bohol

Jul 24, 2014 - 7:39 AM

The newly launched submarine and inland fiber optic network spans 328 kilometers – from Cebu through Bohol to Misamis Oriental

PLDT. File Photo by AFP

Globe urges PLDT to peer with neutral Internet exchange

Jul 16, 2014 - 1:47 PM

Globe says nothing less than PLDT connecting to a neutral internet exchange or direct peering with Globe would validate PLDT s claim of support for IP peering

PLDT rolls out 5,000 more 4G base stations

Jul 13, 2014 - 9:07 PM

PLDT President and CEO Napoleon Nazareno calls the expansion part of the company s thrust to provide broadband connectivity to the whole country

PLDT. File Photo by AFP.

Globe, PLDT expand interconnection arrangements

Jul 09, 2014 - 10:12 AM

The telecom companies are further exploring possibilities of interconnecting in more provinces in the country

PLDT aims to double Telpad subscribers

Jul 23, 2013 - 10:30 PM

PLDT Home says Telpad subscribers may reach 200 000 next year

PLDT completes P1-B network expansion program

Jul 11, 2013 - 4:09 PM

But the company said more work needs to be done to improve its services

S&P upgrades PLDT's credit rating

May 03, 2013 - 3:28 PM

Just like Fitch debt watcher S P also upgrades not just the sovereign rating but also telco giant PLDT s credit rating

MARKET LEADER. A man checks his mobile phone as he passes the headquarters of the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. at the Makati central business district. AFP Photo

PLDT buys 20% of CVC unit after selling BPO business

Apr 30, 2013 - 8:00 PM

PLDT acquires 19 7 of AOGL the subsidiary of CVC Capital Partners to which PLDT sold its BPO business

After failed GMA-7 deal, MVP group to invest more in TV5

Dec 16, 2012 - 11:32 AM

After the failed talks to seal a deal with GMA Network the second biggest media network in the country the group of businessman Manuel V Pangilinan will be pouring more funds into the third biggest TV5

PLDT cuts foreign equity to comply with SC ruling

Oct 16, 2012 - 11:45 AM

PLDT signs an agreement with its affiliate BTF Holdings Inc for the issuance of voting preferred shares which will bring down the total interest of foreign groups in the company to nearly 35

Globe happy, Smart sad over shared-frequency decision

Oct 01, 2012 - 8:30 PM

The two leading telcos are divided about a recent NTC decision allowing carriers to share spectrum Consumers however should welcome the order since the expanded networks will likely decrease congestion and lead to higher quality services

Ayala, Sy, Gokongwei to join Aquino in US, UK trips

Jun 04, 2012 - 8:27 PM

About 26 top Filipino businessmen are part of the delegation that will accompany President Aquino in his visits to the United Kingdom and United States from June 4 to 10

iPhone for Digitel subscribers soon?

Mar 07, 2012 - 11:03 AM

PLDT is considering offering the iPhone to Sun Cellular subscribers but Digitel s 3G coverage will need to be improved first