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Data on cell towers, internet coverage in the Philippines

Requested from NTC by E. Colcol at 04:29 PM on Jan 06, 2021.
Purpose: Data gathering for a policy paper on Methods of Policy Analysis course.
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2010 - 01/06/2021
Tracking no: #NTC-114990497098

Erwin 04:29 PM, Jan 06, 2021

Good day!

I am Erwin Colcol, a graduate student of Public Administration at the UP NCPAG.

May I respectfully request for data on the country's telecommunications infrastructure? In particular, the data the number of cell tower/sites, Internet coverage per province/region from January 1, 2010 up to the present.

This is for our data gathering for a policy paper we are working on in our Methods of Policy Analysis course.

May I also request that the data to be provided is in Excel format.

Thank you very much.

Divina 10:01 AM, Jan 07, 2021

January 7, 2021

Dear Erwin,

Thank you for your request dated Jan 06, 2021 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Data on cell towers, internet coverage in the Philippines.

We received your request on Jan 06, 2021 and will respond on or before Jan 27, 2021 04:29:31 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://www.foi.gov.ph/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHQsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEE5UQy0xMTQ5OTA0OTcwOTgM, for request with ticket number #NTC-114990497098.

Thank you.

Respectfully,

Divina Daquioag
FOI Officer

Deputy Commissioner Edgardo 02:08 PM, Jan 13, 2021

January 13, 2021

Dear Erwin Colcol,

Greetings!

Thank you for your request dated Jan 06, 2021 04:29:31 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request:

You asked for Data on cell towers, internet coverage in the Philippines.

Response to Request:

You may refer to the attached available information or data previously posted in this portal.
However, If you still need data from 2019-2020, please file for another request using this portal.

Your right to request a review

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to:

GAMALIEL A. CORDOBA
Commissioner
commissioner@ntc.gov.ph
National Telecommunications Commission
BIR Road East Triangle Diliman Quezon City

Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.

Respectfully,

Deputy Commissioner Edgardo Cabarios
FOI Decision Maker


Attachments:
Key('User', 5661736652767232)

 List of Cell Tower Stations.pdf
Key('User', 5661736652767232)

 Number of Cellsites.pdf

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