Globe Telecom became the first telecommunications operator in the Philippines to commercially deploy LTE-Advanced 4 component carrier (4CC) spectrum aggregation using the 2600MHz band. The technology effectively doubles LTE capacity in areas covered by the deployment, delivering faster internet experience to customers.
The government would be the only “realistic” third player in the local telco industry as any new entrant may find it extremely difficult to achieve financial viability given the dynamics of a very mature market.
To expedite issuance of permits for telco infra Globe Telecom is calling for the amendment of the Local Government Code to expedite issuance of all relevant permits for all telecommunication facilities at the local level.
Smart Communications has unveiled a mobile data solution that will expand revenue streams amid the increasing propensity of Filipinos to travel abroad for business or leisure.
Smart deploys the most powerful and fastest mobile LTE network in the country PLDT mobile unit Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has completed its network expansion and improvement program in Metro Davao and surrounding municipalities, resulting in big boosts to its voice, SMS and mobile internet coverage and quality, particularly on its LTE (Long Term Evolution) […]