- Leading telecommunication companies, Smart and Globe, announced last July 5 that all prepaid cards will be valid for 1 year.
- This move is in compliance to the directives jointly given by National Telecommunications Commission, Department of Information and Communications Technology, and Department of Trade and Industry
- Previously, only prepaid loads P300 and above are valid for 1 year
Smart Telecommunication announced on Thursday, July 5, that all prepaid loads of Smart, TNT and Sun will be valid for 1 year.
In a statement, they made clear that:
"This includes all load denominations of Smart Prepaid, Smart Bro, TNT, Sun Prepaid, Sun Broadband Wireless Prepaid, Smart Link, Smart Marino, PLDT Prepaid Landline Plus and PLDT Home"
On the other hand, Globe announced the same day that all of their prepaid loads will be valid for 1 year.
Previously, only loads amounting to P300 and above are valid for 1 year.
To give rationale, Globe and Smart, being the leading telecommunication companies, has followed the move in compliance with the directives issues jointly by National Telecommunications Commission, Department of Information and Communications Technology, and Department of Trade and Industry.
Smart communications Inc, popularly known as SMART, is a wireless communication and digital services subsidiary of PLDT. They currently have 61.8 million subscribers as of September 2016. Globe, on the other hand, is another leading telecommunication in the Philippines. Both have been rivals ever since.
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