Trolling PLDT, Globe, Smart and Sun!
AT&T and T-Mobile have jointly announced that they will retract their application to the FCC for their merger bid. This after clear and unsupportive statements came out from the FCC chairman who, without ambiguity, communicated that he is strongly opposed to the merger. A recent report within the FCC claims that an AT&T and T-Mobile [...]
PLDT and Digital have officially accepted the conditions set by the NTC to approve their merger. PLDT Manifestation to the NTC: “PLDT respectfully manifests its acceptance of all the conditions as set out… (in) the decision.” Digitel Statement to the NTC: “(Digitel) respectfully manifests its acceptance of all of the terms and conditions as set [...]
Interesting and a wee bit angry opinion piece from Neal H. Cruz of the Philippine Daily Inquirer. Click Me! Do It! Do It Now!
California, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Illinois, New York, and two more states have joined the Justice Department’s efforts to counter and block AT&T’s $39 billion bid to acquire T-Mobile USA. Industry experts said that this added roadblock may be the tipping point for the complete collapse of the deal. The US Justice Department’s complaint echoed concerns of [...]
Big Cheese Manuel V. Pangilinan said the PLDT-Digitel merger is still on and that they will wait for the government’s decision on the matter. MVP pointed out that the two companies have yet to terminate the merger entered into last May. He also stated that there is a provision in the agreement that says an [...]
President PNoy has a plan and it hinges on mass diplomacy. Palace Spokesperson Ricky Carandang: “(The decision on the PLDT plan to annex Digital/Sun will be met) with the least possible objections… (The President) wants a decision that will be in the interest of the consumers!”
Sprint has officially joined the fray! The third largest carrier of the U.S. of A called the planned AT&T and T-Mobile deal “brazenly anticompetitive” and vowed to lodge its own lawsuit in the crazy mix. Sprint Statement/Complaint: “AT&T would be removing a low price and innovative maverick competitor that provides particularly disruptive competition in the [...]