The franchise of Dito Telecommunity Corp got the approval of 17 senators, with Senators Risa Hontiveros and Francis Pangilinan voting against it and Sen. Panfilo Lacson abstaining.
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The auditing of Dito Telecommunity was conducted by independent auditors KPMG R.G. Manabat & Co. and Engr. Pierre Tito Galla of Democracy.net.ph, who both confirmed that Dito successfully met the population coverage requirement as well as the minimum Internet speed.
Based on Dito’s commitment, their services as the new major player in the telco industry can be expected to be available nationwide by mid-2021.
The cities and towns in Metro Cebu and Metro Davao will be the first to experience the services of Dito Telecommunity starting March 8, the company announced on Tuesday, March 2.
The interconnection agreement covers domestic mobile calls and SMS enabling Globe’s customers to make mobile calls, send SMS with Dito Telecommunity’s customers without additional charges.
Sen. Risa Hontiveros on Wednesday, Feb. 24, urged the National Security Council (NSC) to immediately conduct a security audit of newcomer Dito Telecommunity Corporation ahead of its commercial rollout on March 8.
PLDT and DITO have entered into an agreement for the construction of a transmission facility that will serve as the point of interconnection for their subscribers.
Local telcos have committed to start the interoperability test in June this year and will carry out the full commercial launch by September.