telco wars - updates

Rappler's latest stories on telco wars


Globe Telecom forms company for 'new, strategic' businesses

Jun 16, 2015 - 5:08 PM

The creation of a holding company aims to provide more focus on developing and growing new businesses Globe says

NEW COMPANY. Globe's new holding company will house its new and strategic businesses

Telco wars: Who's really number 1?

Apr 07, 2015 - 7:21 PM

The telco war heats up again as both Globe and PLDT say they hold the top spot in the country’s mobile industry

Globe and Smart fail dropped call test

Nov 14, 2012 - 8:24 AM

Both telcos failed to meet dropped call standards but improved their overall service signal strength signal quality and call set up time

Globe, PLDT profits drop on intense competition

Nov 08, 2012 - 6:13 PM

The Philippines largest telcos both lost profits in the first 9 months of the year

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

Globe vs PLDT: Who is winning the telco war?

Sep 14, 2012 - 12:11 PM

The competition is heating up between the Philippines two largest telecommunications companies and boiling over online but which is really winning?

PLDT completes network upgrade ahead of schedule

Sep 11, 2012 - 4:24 PM

PLDT said customers should already be feeling the benefits of faster more reliable service when they text talk or surf Rival Globe meanwhile will finish its own network upgrade next year