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Philippines approaches Vodafone over potential third telco bid

Oct 05, 2018 - ICT Monitor Worldwide

The Philippines government has approached Vodafone Group with the possibility of entering the market as the nations third telco.

An official from the Department of Budget and Management announced at a press briefing that he had met with Vodafone officials during a visit to London last week to inform them of the governments plan to introduce a third market entrant to break up the Globe-PLDT duopoly, the Philippine Star reported.

The official said that Vodafone appeared interested but ...