Elon Musk's Starlink poised to foray into Philippine internet market

Tesla's Elon Musk. Photo: Bloomberg

Billionaire Elon Musk’s high-speed satellite internet venture Starlink is set to enter the Philippines after its local unit secured regulatory approval from the country, which is grappling with slow internet speeds.

The Philippines’ telecom regulator on Friday said it approved the registration of Starlink Internet Services Philippines Inc., “paving the way for the company to start offering internet access services to the Philippine market in the coming months.”

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