Archive for the ‘Telecom’ Category

Who interfered with Salalima?

Now, I pity Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella. I used to admire him for his manner of speaking that is in sharp contrast with the language of his principal. I used to be amused by his creativeness in dodging issues about President Duterte like telling media to use their “creative imagination” when Duterte contradicts himself or […]

September 25, 2017  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Telecom  No Comments

Must read: Bobi Tiglao’s ‘Colossal Deception’

Get yourself a copy of Rigoberto Tiglao’s book, “Colossal Deception- How foreigners control our telecoms sector.” The book, as its front cover states, is “a case study of corruption, cronyism and regulatory capture in the Philippines.” The book benefits from Tiglao’s experience as journalist (Business Day and Far Eastern Economic Review) as he pierced through […]

October 2, 2016  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Media, Telecom  6 Comments

Harry Roque will not be short of horror stories about Globe and Smart

This is a most welcome congressional inquiry. Kabayan Party-list Representative Harry L. Roque, in a resolution filed last week said, “The House of Representatives requests the major telecommunication providers, Smart Telecommunications and Globe Telecommunications, to explain why the Filipino people are not receiving the quality of service that they deserve and, to show cause why […]

September 4, 2016  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Telecom  3 Comments