From 1 May 2021, DITO’s mobile signal went live in a further 15 cities in the Philippines, augmenting activations in 21 locations, including 18 in Luzon, last month. The full list of new locations covered is:
CENTRAL LUZON – Plaridel (Bulacan), San Fernando City (Pampanga) and Gapan City and San Jose City (both in Nueva Ecija)
SOUTHERN LUZON – Ibaan and Batangas City (both Batangas), and Kawit, Bacoor City and Imus City (all Cavite)VISAYAS – Toledo City, Balamban and Barili (all Cebu) MINDANAO – Santo Tomas and Braulio E Dujali (both Davao del Norte).
As previously reported by CommsUpdate, on 16 April the Philippines’ new third telco confirmed it had expanded mobile services to 21 more cities, specifically: Lipa City, Malvar, Santo Tomas and Tanauan (all in Batangas); Silang and Tagaytay City (Cavite); Calamba and Banos (Laguna); Baliuag (Bulacan); Palayan, Santa Rosa, Science City of Munoz, Talavera, Cabanatuan City (Nueva Ecija); Capas, Concepcion, Gerona, Tarlac City (Tarlac); General Santos City (South Cotabato); and Compostela and Cordova (Cebu).