23-M sign ups and counting: Smart maintains lead in SIM card registration

Bilyonaryo Manny Pangilinan-led Smart Communications continues to tally the biggest number of registered SIMs a month into the registration period.

The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) reported 23.29 million registered SIMs as of January 20, half of which are Smart users.

Broken down, 11.72 million Smart SIMs have completed the registration process, followed by 9.67 million Globe users and 1.91 million Dito subscribers.

SIM users have until April 26 to register their SIMs to continue using telecommunications services.

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Usapang Bilyonaryo” is a digital-first, hybrid magazine show hosted and produced by veteran broadcast journalist Ces Oreña-Drilon in cooperation with the Bilyonaryo.com team. The 30-minute TV cut airs on CNN Philippines at 8 PM every Monday, starting January 16. The full version or producer’s cut of each episode, as well as interview splices, will be posted on Bilyonaryo.com’s Youtube and Facebook accounts.


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