PLDT Malaysia, a subsidiary of PLDT Global Corp, has signed a partnership agreement with iflix, Southeast Asia’s leading Internet TV service, to enable subscribers in Malaysia to enjoy iflix’s vast library of top TV and movie entertainment.
“This partnership with iflix will enrich our data package offering with compelling content. But this is only the beginning of more exciting things to come for our subscribers,” said Eric Alberto, PLDT’s EVP and Head of Enterprise and International & Carrier Business.
In the near future, we will be rolling out amazing data-centric packages not only in Malaysia but all the other PLDT Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) services around the world,” said Alberto, who is also ePLDT’s president and CEO.
“Committed to serving the OFWs and migrants not only in Malaysia but the rest of the world as well, PLDT Global has been creating innovative services for our OFWs and has gone beyond providing affordable call, SMS, data, and other value-added services,” he added.
“We would like to offer our customers the best entertainment experience wherever they are,” said PLDT International & Carrier Business Head and PGC President & CEO Alex O. Caeg.
“The convergence of PLDT Global’s services with iflix’s Internet TV service will deliver unlimited movie and television entertainment from the best content providers around the world, such as top Hollywood, European, Asian, even Filipino studios. This will be a delightful treat for our diligent OFWs in Malaysia,” Caeg noted.
The iflix internet TV service costs three Malaysian ringgits per day.
“This partnership with iflix will enable our subscribers in Malaysia to watch unlimited entertainment wherever they are across the broadest range of devices, including smartphones, tablets, laptops, desktop computers, as well as television,” said PLDT Malaysia CEO and General Manager John Gregory Y. Palanca.
“We are extremely thrilled to be extending our ongoing partnership with PLDT in the Philippines across to Malaysia. Combining our massive content offering and seamless platform with PLDT’s Global expertise in the OFW market, Filipinos in Malaysia can now enjoy binge-watching on Malaysia’s most awesome Internet TV service,” Azran Osman-Rani, Group COO and CEO of iflix Malaysia, said.