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Globe Telecom deploys 1,300 cell sites in 2020

Friday 19 February 2021 | 15:07 CET | News
Philippines operator Globe Telecom reports it has deployed more than 1,300 cell sites in 2020, up from 500 in 2018, and 1,100 in 2019. Globe ended 2020 with 10,395 cell sites, followd by market competitor Smart Communications with 10,079 cell sites and Dito with 2,360 towers, according to data from the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC).

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Companies: Globe Telecom
Countries: Philippines
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