5 New Telecom Players approved by Congress
Chrisee Dela Paz, reporting for Rappler;
Five new, small local players have entered the Philippine telecommunications industry, after their franchises were approved by Congress and lapsed into law last June 30.
These new telco players are Avocado Broadband Telecoms Incorporated (Republic Act No. 10895), Ama Telecommunications Incorporated (RA No. 10897), Infinivan Incorporated (RA No. 10898), Metro Connections and Telecom Corporation (RA No. 10902), as well as Megamanila Telecom Corporation (RA No. 10903).
There's also an extension of the franchises of 4 other companies;
Byers Communications Incorporated (RA No. 10887), Corona International Incorporated (RA No. 10889), Philippine Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (RA No. 10894), as ...