Dito Telecommunity officials hold a media briefing a day after the National Telecommunications Commission announced they passed their first technical audit: We are ready for our March rollout. @cnnphilippines
Chief administrative officer Adel Tamano says the telco will do its commercial launch in "less than two weeks." @cnnphilippines
JUST IN: Dito Telecommunity commercial launch set on March 8. First rollout will be in Mindanao, in honor of its parent firm Mindanao Islamic Telephone (Mislatel) @cnnphilippines
Lawmakers are now playing hero, threatening NTC for contempt as public sympathy (real, non-troll people) is with ABS-CBN. Truth is, they had months/years to renew the franchise but they didn’t. Here’s an admission back in February: bit.ly/2Wuji3J
The drama over the 2016 political ads has been resolved. Authorities cleared the network from any tax, labor, corporate law violations. Still nothing.
Cayetano used Taal and even the first few COVID-19 cases as excuses. Here’s a throwback: bit.ly/3b3kkJv
“Bakit kasi hindi inayos ng ABS agad?”
A bill renewing its franchise has been pending in the House since Nov. 2016. It wasn’t tackled so the solon refiled on July 1, 2019 — the second day of the 18th Congress. Here’s a timeline: bit.ly/35Dzrbh