Liberty to launch mobile internet service in PH in 2016
Liberty Telecoms Holdings Inc., a joint venture of San Miguel Corp. (SMC) and Qatar Telecommunications (QTel) has announced that it will launch its own mobile internet service in the country in early 2016.
“We are in the process of introducing a mobile broadband service and we hope to provide each and everyone a very good service starting January next year,” said SMC President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon S. Ang, in a report by Inquirer.net.
This is good news for consumers as we will get more competing services in the mobile internet market dominated by Globe, Smart, and Sun, especially now that the Philippines was tagged as 3rd largest smartphone market in Southeast Asia.
Liberty Telecoms Holdings Inc. is a holding company of wi-tribe Telecoms, Inc. and Skyphone Logistics, Inc. It was founded on January 14, 1994 and is headquartered in Makati, Philippines.