Latest Telecoms News about Philippines

Ooredoo Enables Mobile Money Transfers to Overseas Bank Accounts

  Qatar's Ooredoo has enhanced its Ooredoo Mobile Money service to enable customers to send money directly to bank accounts in the Philippines, ...

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Philippines Smart Outlines LTE network Upgrade Plans

  Philippines based Smart has outlined plans to expand its LTE network this year to cover all major cities of the country and 25 more municipalities....

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Lock and unlock ATM and credit cards with mobiles

  A Philippine mobile payments company has introduced a solution that lets card users to "lock" and "unlock" their credit cards using their mobile phones....

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Philippines Network Ordered to Submit Tariffs in Mobile Broadband Probe

  The Philippines telecoms regulator has ordered Globe Telecom to submit copies of its mobile broadband contracts as its investigates complaints about limits being applied to unlimited data tariffs....

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Philippines Networks Asked to Justify Fair-Use Caps on Mobile Data Downloads

  The Philippines telecoms regulator, the NTC has confirmed that it is reviewing rules on whether mobile networks can impose usage caps on mobile data downloads....

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Smart and Huawei test LTE multicast in Philippines

  Philippines based Smart Communications says that it has conducted its first successful video multicast over LTE connection....

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Philippines Globe Telecom Sets Up Italian MVNO

  Philippines based Globe Telecom has set up a subsidiary company in Italy to cater to the local ex-pat community....

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Fitch Affirms Philippines' Globe Telecom at 'BBB-'; Outlook Stable

  Fitch said that the ratings reflect Globe's status as the second-largest telecom operator in the duopoly-like Philippine market after PLDT....

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ITU deploys satellite communication equipment to the Philippines

  The ITU says that it has dispatched emergency telecommunications equipment to areas severely affected by Typhoon Haiyan. ...

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Emergency telecoms equipment Sent to Typhoon Hit Parts of the Philippines

  Emergency telecoms equipment is to be deployed in the Philippines by the Vodafone Foundation to enable humanitarian workers to carry out life-saving work and people to locate loved ones following the typhoon....

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