Meralco telco unit launches home broadband service

Manila Electric Co. (Meralco), the country’s largest electricity distributor, announced a major expansion plan for its telecommunications unit Radius Telecoms as internet demand rises during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The company launched Red Broadband, which will offer bundled fiber internet and television services through a tie-up with affiliate Cignal TV, a satellite TV provider.

Cignal TV is part of the PLDT Group, one of the country’s leading telecommunications providers with mobile and fixed-broadband services.

Meralco said in a statement the partnership was only recently formalized.

Through the partnership with CignalTV, Red Broadband will offer customers unlimited fiber i…

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