PLDT wireless subs top 13 million

15 Jan 2004

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) has said that cellular subscribers at its subsidiaries Pilipino Telephone (Piltel) and Smart Communications jumped 51% in 2003 to top 13 million. Wholly-owned market leader Smart finished the year with around 10.1 million subscribers signed up to its Smart Buddy (pre-paid) and Smart Gold (post-paid) plans, whilst the 45%-owned Piltel claimed around 2.9 million.