PLDT, Globe signs MOU to reduce interconnection rate of voice calls
It’s official. PLDT and Globe have signed an agreement that will lower interconnection charges for voice calls to mobile phones and fixed lines.
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Starting January 1, 2017, the interconnection rate for voice calls between PLDT and Globe will be reduced to Php2.50 per minute across-the-board. At present, mobile to mobile and landline to mobile voice calls cost Php4.00 per minute while mobile to landline voice calls cost Php3.00 per minute.
“We are supporting government’s efforts to bring down the cost of telecom services in the country. This agreement will translate in different ways to more affordable voice call rates for our subscribers,” PLDT Director and Head of Regulatory Affairs and Policy Office Ray C. Espinosa said.