7 months Drilon said Mislatel’s franchise was “ipso facto” revoked, scored NTC for failure to check MB
By Hannah Torregoza Senate minority leader Franklin Drilon warned the government against rushing the selection of third telecommunication (telco) player, citing the National Telecommunication Commission (NTC)’s apparent failure to exercise due diligence in choosing Mindanao Islamic Telephone Co. (Mislatel). Senator Frank Drilon(Senate of the Philippines Facebook page / MANILA BULLETIN) It was Drilon who earlier divulged that Mislatel’s franchise was “ipso facto” revoked for failure to comply with the terms and conditions of its franchise. Because of this Mislatel’s franchise “is vulnerable to attacks and stands on shaky ground.” “I think the entire country, including the Senate, really sees ... more