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DITO expanding network coverage to 45 more areas in October

Telecommunication duopoly challenger DITO Telecommunity Corp. on Friday said it is making available its mobile network services to 45 more areas across the country this month.

The additional areas bring its total commercially launched cities and municipalities to 331 from an initial 15 pilot areas in the Visayas and Mindanao during its commercial launch in March.

The new areas for DITO’s commercial services are as follows:

October 1, 2021

  •     Samal, Bataan
  •     Abucay, Bataan
  •     Talisay, Camarines Norte
  •     Vinzons, Camarines Norte
  •     Noveleta, Cavite
  •     Canaman, Camarines Sur
  •     Pamplona, Camarines Sur
  •     Libmanan, Camarines Sur
  •     Sipocot, Camarines Sur
  •     Murcia, Negros Occidental
  •     Enrique B. Magalona, Negros Occidental
  •     Bago City, Negros Occidental
  •     City of Tanjay, Negros Oriental
  •     Nabas, Aklan
  •     Ibajay, Aklan
  •     Baloi, Lanao Del Norte
  •     City of Iligan, Lanao Del Norte

October 8, 2021

  •     Santa Rita, Pampanga
  •     Mayantoc, Tarlac
  •     San Clemente, Tarlac
  •     Bayambang, Pangasinan
  •     Cabiao, Nueva Ecija
  •     Candaba, Pampanga
  •     Daet, Camarines Norte
  •     Basud, Camarines Norte
  •     Ocampo, Camarines Sur
  •     Bombon, Camarines Sur
  •     San Jose, Camarines Sur
  •     Sagnay, Camarines Sur
  •     Naga City, Camarines Sur
  •     Pili (Capital), Camarines Sur
  •     Bato, Camarines Sur
  •     Iriga City, Camarines Sur
  •     Baao, Camarines Sur
  •     Bula, Camarines Sur
  •     Malilipot, Albay
  •     Legazpi City (Capital), Albay
  •     City of Ligao, Albay
  •     Daraga (Locsin), Albay
  •     Camalig, Albay
  •     Oas, Albay
  •     Polangui, Albay
  •     City of Sorsogon (Capital), Sorsogon
  •     Irosin, Sorsogon
  •     Bay, Laguna

Late September, DITO said it breached 3 million subscribers as it rolled out its services in more areas across the country.

The third telco is eyeing to end 2021 with about six million subscribers.—AOL, GMA News