|Lower Call Rates Between PLDT and Globe Starting January 1, 2017|
PLDT wants its subscribers to talk more by lowering interconnection charges with Globe Telecom and fixed lines by as much as 40 percent.
What is now Php4.00 per minute for mobile to mobile calls and Php3.00 for mobile to landline calls will be Php2.50 per minute across the board starting January 1, 2017.
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Aside from the reduction of rates, PLDT stays committed in maintaining a high quality of connectivity for voice calls. That being said, the PLDT group has also brought down voice call rates in its bundled services for Smart, Talk N Text, and Sun Cellular.
The signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between PLDT and Globe was witnessed by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC).