Trolling PLDT, Globe, Smart and Sun!
PLDT subsidiary, PLDT Global Corporation (PGC), has recently entered into a deal with U.S based CTI – a company with 11 years of experience in the field of customer service. The deal mandates CTI to provide outbound call center support to PGC retail operations – targeting as much as 3.4M Filipinos in the United States. [...]
This is a bold move from a carrier who wants to cement its stranglehold over the telecoms industry: PLDT is committing as much as 65% of its P29B budget for capital expenditures towards growing and strengthening its broadband infrastructure (with 25% to be allocated to fiber expansion); seems like the public will not have a [...]
PLDT, true to its word, has declared that it will complete the roll out of its nationwide third-generation network by Q3 of next year! Napoleon Nazareno, PLDT President and CEO of Smart: “(We’ll be complete) by the middle or third quarter next year. We’re doing 75 percent to 80 percent by first quarter next year.” [...]
The saga continues! In response to PLDT’s move to block Globe’s annexation of BayanTel – our Singtel telco has shot back verbally against the Empire, declaring that its acquisition of Digitel was essentially monopolistic in nature. Sounds a bit non-sequiturish but read on. Froilan Castelo, Globe General Legal Counsel: “Everything’s legal and above board. This [...]
PLDT subsidiary, PLDT ALPHA Enterprise, has launched a cloud-based contact center service that will help virtualize the communication operations of corporations. Confused? Read on! PLDT ALPHA’s new product is called “Contact Center as a Service” or CCaaS. Yes – PLDT could’ve thought of a much much sexier name but it wound up with CCaaS. This [...]
Troll: Well, the Troll gotta admit – it had a gnawing inkling that PLDT would pull shit like this. But then it doubted itself, thinking the Empire would carry itself like a gentleman and just allow Globe to acquire BayanTel, given that our Singtel telco did not raise a legal shitstorm when Digitel/Sun was bought [...]
The governor of Bulacan is ape-shit angry. Let’s kick this post off with a quote. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado, Governor of Bulacan: “It is high time we take immediate action on this. I am calling the attention of the Manila Electric Company and the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company to coordinate with the Provincial Engineer’s Office [...]