8 months Palace confident telcos to heed Duterte’s call to improve access to gov’t hotline services MB
By Genalyn Kabiling Malacañang is counting on the county’s telecommunication firms to improve the access of the public to the complaint hotline for government services. Presidential Spokesman Salvador issued the statement after President Duterte threatened to shut down telco giant PLDT if it does not provide additional hotline numbers. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo(OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Duterte earlier complained that the complaint hotline 8888 was often “busy” or inaccessible. “Moving forward, we trust that telecommunications networks that act as crucial access points for the system shall endeavor their very best to improve the capacity and resiliency of the system because ... more