1 Key Statistics

2 Regional Asian Market Comparison

3 Country overview

4 COVID-19 and its impact on the telecom sector
4.1 Economic considerations and responses
4.2 Mobile devices
4.3 Subscribers
4.4 Infrastructure

5 Telecommunications market
5.1 Market overview and analysis

6 Regulatory environment
6.1 Regulatory authority
6.1.1 Commission on Information and Communications Technology (CICT)
6.1.2 Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)
6.2 Fixed-line developments
6.2.1 Interconnection
6.2.2 Foreign ownership rules
6.2.3 Access
6.3 Mobile network developments
6.3.1 SIM registration
6.3.2 Mobile spectrum
6.3.3 Mobile Number Portability (MNP)
6.3.4 Network sharing

7 Mobile market
7.1 Market overview and analysis
7.2 Mobile statistics
7.3 Mobile infrastructure
7.3.1 5G
7.3.2 4G / LTE
7.3.3 3G
7.3.4 Other infrastructure developments
7.3.5 Mobile broadband
7.4 Major mobile operators
7.4.1 Smart Communications
7.4.2 Globe Telecom
7.4.3 NOW Telecom (Next Mobile)
7.4.4 Dito Telecommunity

8 Fixed-line broadband market
8.1 Introduction and statistical overview
8.1.1 Broadband statistics
8.2 Fixed broadband service providers
8.2.1 PLDT
8.2.2 Globe Telecom
8.3 Fixed broadband technologies
8.3.1 Fibre-to-the-Premises (FttP) networks
8.3.2 Other fixed broadband services

9 Fixed network operators
9.1 PLDT
9.2 Globe Telecom
9.3 Bell Telecom
9.4 PT&T
9.5 TierOne

10 Telecommunications infrastructure
10.1 Overview of the national telecom network
10.1.1 Internet exchanges (IXPs)
10.1.2 National Broadband Network (NBN)
10.2 Fixed-line statistics
10.3 International infrastructure
10.3.1 Submarine
10.3.2 International gateways
10.3.3 Satellite systems
10.4 Smart Cities
10.5 Data Centres
10.5.1 Providers

11 Appendix Historic data

12 Glossary of abbreviations

13 Related reports

List of Tables
Table 1 Top Level Country Statistics and Telco Authorities 2020 (e)
Table 2 Growth in the number of mobile subscribers and penetration 2010 2025
Table 3 Change in the number of prepaid mobile subscribers by operator 2016 2018
Table 4 Change in the number of contract mobile subscribers by operator 2016 2018
Table 5 Growth in the number of Smart Communications’ BTS by type 2017 2020
Table 6 Growth in the number of mobile broadband subscribers and penetration 2013 2025
Table 7 Change in the number of mobile subscribers by major operator 2013 2020
Table 8 Mobile subscriber market share by major operators 2013 2020
Table 9 Change in the number of PLDT’s mobile subscribers 2010 2020
Table 10 Growth in the number of Smart’s mobile subscribers by category 2014 2020
Table 11 Growth in the number of Sun Cellular’s mobile subscribers by category 2014 2020
Table 12 Growth in the number of TNT’s mobile subscribers 2014 2020
Table 13 Development of Smart’s mobile ARPU by category 2014 2020
Table 14 Development of Sun Cellular’s mobile ARPU by category 2014 2020
Table 15 Change in TNT’s mobile ARPU 2014 2020
Table 16 Change in the number of Globe Telecom’s mobile subscribers by type 2010 2020
Table 17 Globe Telecom’s prepaid mobile subscribers by brand 2019 2020
Table 18 Development of Globe Telecom’s mobile ARPU by segment 2015 2020
Table 19 Development of Globe Telecom’s mobile revenue by service 2019 2020
Table 20 Growth in the number of fixed broadband subscribers and penetration 2010 - 2025
Table 21 Growth in the number of PLDT’s total broadband subscribers 2015 - 2020
Table 22 Growth in the number of PLDT’s fixed line broadband subscribers 2008 - 2020
Table 23 Change in PLDT’s broadband ARPU by category 2014 - 2020
Table 24 Growth in the number of Globe Telecom’s broadband subscribers 2007 - 2020
Table 25 Increase in PLDT’s fibre network length 2017 2020
Table 26 Increase in the number of PLDT fibred premises 2016 2020
Table 27 Change in the number of fixed wireless broadband subscribers by operator 2016 2018
Table 28 Development of PLDT’s Group capex 2008 2020
Table 29 Change in PLDT Group’s service revenue and EBITDA 2010 2020
Table 30 Change in the number of PLDT’s fixed-line subscribers 2010 2020
Table 31 Development of Globe Telecom financial data 2013 2020
Table 32 Development of Globe Telecom’s service revenue by type 2013 2020
Table 33 Growth in the number of Globe Telecom’s fixed-line voice subscribers 2008 2018
Table 34 Change in the number of fixed lines and penetration 2010 2025
Table 35 Change in the number of fixed lines by operator 2016 2018
Table 39 Historic - Total mobile subscribers and penetration rate 1994 2009
Table 40 Historic - Mobile services revenue 2006 2014
Table 41 Historic - Mobile subscribers by operator 2009 2012
Table 42 Historic - Globe Telecom mobile subscribers 2001 2009
Table 43 Historic - Fixed broadband subscribers and penetration 2007 - 2009
Table 44 Historic - Internet users and penetration 2007 - 2016
Table 45 Historic - PLDT broadband subscribers 2005 - 2010
Table 46 Historic - PLDT fixed-line subscribers 2001; 2005 2009
Table 47 Historic - Globe Telecom fixed-line subscribers 2002 2007
Table 48 Historic - Fixed lines in service and penetration 1994 2009
Table 49 Historic - Mobile operators and systems
Table 50 Historic - PLDT’s mobile subscribers 2006 2008

List of Charts
Chart 1 Asian Telecoms Maturity Index by Market Category
Chart 2 Asian Telecoms Maturity Index vs GDP per Capita
Chart 3 Telecoms Maturity Index South East Asia
Chart 4 Fixed and mobile broadband comparison South East Asia
Chart 5 Growth in the number of mobile subscribers and penetration 2010 2025
Chart 6 Change in the number of prepaid mobile subscribers by operator 2016 2018
Chart 7 Change in the number of contract mobile subscribers by operator 2016 2018
Chart 8 Growth in the number of Smart Communications’ BTS by type 2017 2020
Chart 9 Growth in the number of mobile broadband subscribers and penetration 2013 2025
Chart 10 Change in the number of mobile subscribers by major operator 2013 2020
Chart 11 Mobile subscriber market share by major operators 2013 2020
Chart 12 Change in the number of PLDT’s mobile subscribers 2010 2020
Chart 13 Growth in the number of Smart’s mobile subscribers by category 2014 2020
Chart 14 Growth in the number of Sun Cellular’s mobile subscribers by category 2014 2020
Chart 15 Growth in the number of TNT’s mobile subscribers 2014 2020
Chart 16 Development of Smart’s mobile ARPU by category 2014 2020
Chart 17 Development of Sun Cellular’s mobile ARPU by category 2014 2020
Chart 18 Change in TNT’s mobile ARPU 2014 2020
Chart 19 Change in the number of Globe Telecom’s mobile subscribers by type 2010 2020
Chart 20 Development of Globe Telecom’s mobile ARPU by segment 2015 2020
Chart 21 Growth in the number of fixed broadband subscribers and penetration 2010 - 2025
Chart 22 Growth in the number of PLDT’s total broadband subscribers 2015 - 2020
Chart 23 Growth in the number of PLDT’s fixed line broadband subscribers 2008 - 2020
Chart 24 Growth in the number of PLDT’s fixed line broadband subscribers 2014 - 2020
Chart 25 Growth in the number of Globe Telecom’s broadband subscribers 2007 - 2020
Chart 26 Increase in the number of PLDT fibred premises 2016 2020
Chart 27 Change in the number of fixed wireless broadband subscribers by operator 2016 2018
Chart 28 Development of PLDT’s Group capex 2013 2020
Chart 29 Change in PLDT Group’s service revenue and EBITDA 2010 2020
Chart 30 Change in the number of PLDT’s fixed-line subscribers 2010 2020
Chart 31 Development of Globe Telecom financial data 2013 2020
Chart 32 Development of Globe Telecom’s service revenue by type 2013 2020
Chart 33 Growth in the number of Globe Telecom’s fixed-line voice subscribers 2008 2018
Chart 34 Change in the number of fixed lines and penetration 2010 2025
Chart 35 Change in the number of fixed lines by operator 2016 2018

List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1 Key Market Characteristics by Market Segment
Exhibit 2 South East Asia - Key Characteristics of Telecoms Markets by Country
Exhibit 3 Major submarine cables with landing points in the Philippines

Companies Mentioned
• PLDT
• Smart Communications
• Globe Telecom
• Liberty Telecom
• Bayantel
• Bell Telecom (BellTel)
• Digitel
• Eastern Telecom (ETPI)
• Innove (Globe)
• PT&T
• ABS-CBN Corp
• Altimax
• Bayantel
• Broadband Philippines
• Vega Telecom.