Articles tagged with: Smart Communications and Docomo

Japan's DoCoMo Buys Additional Stake in Philippines Based Telco

Japan's NTT DoCoMo has increased its holding in Philippines based telco, Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) by 2 percent at a cost of US$263 million. more

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Philippine Operator to Launch i-mode Services Next Month

Philippine operator, Smart Communications has announced that it will launch i-mode services for its contract customers from the middle of next month. more

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Asian Operators Offer Unlimited Data Tariffs While Roaming

The Conexus Mobile Alliance, one of the largest mobile alliances in Asia with a combined customer base of around 160 million mobile subscribers, has announced the launch of Asia's first-ever "pay-per-day" data roaming flat-rate tariff plan and a host of member privileges. more

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Philippines PLDT Cellular Subscribers Top 27 Million End-June - Chairman

Philippine Long Distance Telephone ended the first half of the year with over 27 million subscribers, adding around 1.5 million subscribers in the second quarter, PLDT Chairman Manuel Pangilinan said Tuesday." more

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Asian Operator Alliance Announces New Brandname

The pan-Asian operator alliance has announced its new brandname as well as welcoming the Philippines' mobile operator, Smart Communications into the group. With SMART's participation, the alliance has expanded its coverage footprint to over 130 million mobile subscribers in nine countries and regions. more

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NTT DoCoMo: Considering Investing In Philippines PLDT

TOKYO -(Dow Jones)- Japan's NTT DoCoMo said Wednesday it is considering investing in Philippine Long Distance Telephone in a move that would strengthen its position in the mobile phone market there.  more

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