DICT cracks down on hoarders of mobile frequencies

MANILA — The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has warned that it will not tolerate the hoarding of frequencies which might compromise the quality of mobile communications in the country. DICT Secretary Rodolfo Salalima said a recent audit of the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) showed that a number of establishments have not been … Read More

FilAm cites Filipino inventor

MANILA – A visiting Filipino-American has cited a Filipino inventor for developing a device that greatly helps reduce pollution emitted not only from vehicles but also from generators and ships. Jun Pedery, a retired logistics officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation based in Bethesda, Maryland, lauded George de Guzman, the enterprising Filipino inventor who invented an … Read More

NTC, DILG agree to draft policies to expedite issuance of LGU permits for cell sites

MANILA — The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) and the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) have agreed to draft policies that would streamline local government units issuance of permits for building additional cellular sites throughout the country. This move will enable telcos to speed up the building of cellular sites so improvements in internet … Read More