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Expect the slow internet to be a little much slower this month for PLDT and Smart subscribers after the undersea cable which links Philippines and Hongkong has reportedly been damaged. This was confirmed by both PLDT and Smart in its official Facebook pages.

Accordingly, subscribers will experience a slowdown in accessing certain sites and apps like Facebook, Google and Netflix.

There were no details given though on what caused the damage.

Mostly affected are live streaming sites hosted in Hong Kong and Singapore.

So far, Globe Telecom has not issued an advisory regarding the incident.

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