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Philippines Telecommunications Report Q2 2016

  • ID: 3616065
  • February 2016
  • Region: Philippines
  • 65 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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Operators will aim to derive revenue growth from growing mobile data usage trends, leveraging the Philippines' strong economic growth potential to introduce premium value added services (VAS) and data-heavy mobile applications. To this end, both Philippines Long Distance Telephone (PLDT) and Globe Telecom have tied up with over the top (OTT) video streaming platforms such as iflix, HOOQ and Netflix. However, smartphone ownership and slow speeds are key enablers that need to be addressed.

Latest Updates & Industry Developments

- We believe mobile subscriptions reached 119.6mn at the end of 2015, representing a penetration rate of 118.8%. Although we forecast this to increase to 122.6% by end-2020, downside risks to growth lie in rising consumer affluence, which will the shift in preference from prepaid to postpaid.

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Industry View


Industry Forecast

PhilippinesQ2 2016

Latest Updates

Structural Trends
Table: Telecoms SectorWirelineHistorical DataForecasts (Philippines 2014-2020)

Industry Risk Reward Ratings
Table: Asia Pacific Telecoms Risk/Reward IndexQ2 2016


Market Overview

Market DriversTrends


Regulatory Development

Regulatory Overview
Table: PhilippinesRegulatory Bodies And Their Responsibilities

Regulatory Developments

Competitive Landscape

Market Structure
Table: Key PlayersPhilippines Telecoms Sector
Table: Selected Operator Revenues (USDmn)

Mobile Operator Data
Table: The Philippines Mobile Market Overview
Table: Mobile Operators Prepaid And Postpaid APRU (PHP)
Table: Smart Communications
Table: Globe Telecom
Table: Sun Cellular (acquired by PLDT)

Wireline Operator Data
Table: The Philippines Fixed Line Market Overview

Company Profile

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company

Smart Communications

Globe Telecom

Demographic Forecast
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Philippines 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Philippines 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural PopulationLife Expectancy (Philippines 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Philippines 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group(Philippines 1990-2025)

Table: Glossary Of Terms


Industry Forecast Methodology


Risk/Reward Index Methodology
Table: Risk/Reward Index Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Indicators

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