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× All eyes on 3rd telco as China-backed firm downplays delays

The country's third major telco, Dito Telecommunity, could take its first paying subscribers by March 2021---delaying a debut that was anticipated as early as July this year.

The actual deadline for commercial operations was clarified on Thursday by officials of Dito, which is owned by Davao-based businessman Dennis Uy and state-owned China Telecom.

Dito also sought to dispel rumors it was having…