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PLDT Inc. (TEL), formerly Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company, was incorporated on November 28, 1928 following the merger of four telephone companies under US ownership. In 1967, effective control of TEL was sold by General Telephone and Electronics Corporation to a group of Filipino businessmen. On July 29, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved the change in corporate name to the present one.

TEL is a telecommunications service provider in the Philippines with its business activities categorized into three units: wireless, fixed line, and others. The Company’s services are marketed under the "Smart", "TNT", and "Sun Cellular" brands.

TEL's subsidiaries include Smart Communications, Inc.; ACeS Philippines Cellular Satellite Corporation; ABM Global Solutions, Inc.; Bonifacio Communications Corporation; and ePLDT, Inc. TEL's common shares are listed and traded on the PSE, while the Company's American Depositary Shares are listed and traded on the NYSE in the US.

Source: SEC Form 17-A (2016)
Security Information
Sector Services
Subsector Telecommunications
Corporate Life 50
Incorporation Date Nov 28, 1928
Number of Directors 13
Stockholders' Meeting as per By-Laws June - second Tuesday at 4 pm
Fiscal Year 12/31 (Month/Day)
External Auditor SyCip, Gorres, Velayo & Company
Transfer Agent Banco de Oro Unibank, Inc. - Trust Banking Group
Contact Information
Business Address Ramon Cojuangco Building, Makati Avenue, Makati City
E-mail Address
Telephone Number 816-8553; 816-8405; 816-8024 814-3552; 888-0188; 816-8117
Fax Number 888-0686; 810-7138