Dito Telecommunity’s story isn’t what you’d expect.

Exactly a year old this week, the third telecom to disrupt what was Philippines’ telecom duopoly—between the almost-century-old PLDT and Globe—is making its mark.

Targetted to cover 51% of the national population by March 2023, Dito crossed that goal in September 2021, more than a year before its target. By then, as per a tech audit tech audit Philippine Stock Exchange Disclosures Dito Telecommunity passes the technical audit conducted by the National Telecommunications Commission for Year 2 Read more , it had already hit a minimum average internet speed of 80.13 Mbps on its 4G network and 858.96 Mbps for 5G.

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Isa is based in Manila. She covers Southeast Asia's and the Philippines' media, employment and work, policy and investments, and other sectors reshaping consumer life.

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