Okay, we've heard a lot of people complaining just how awful their experience with PLDT/Smart. From "nakaw load" to expensive yet very very very slow internet speed. The question is, "Why?" "How come?" Subscribers are paying more than enough of what they are getting. Here's a very horrible truth. Read how PLDT cheats its subscribers So instead of keeping the traffic inside Philippines, so it can be routed faster directly, PLDT deliberately chooses to route it outside our country hampering its peers like Globe to do do traffic exchange with PLDT DSL customers. Full article can be found here: How PLDT Deliberately Keeps Local Internet Traffic Slow and More Expensive In Philippines It's more fun in the PH.