Local pork industry takes hit with the African swine fever

The Department of Agriculture has confirmed this month that thousands of local livestock have been affected by ASF. While ASF only impacts pigs and not humans (therefore not a public health threat), the local pork industry is definitely straining against the spread of this new disease.

PhilDev’s ISIP project holds Impact Boot Camp for social enterprises

The five-day program trained social enterprises in various aspects of running a business, giving them access to a network organizations and investors.

Remember this when you decide to pursue love as a career

“Rio could have stuck it out with her streetwear brand. At the time, business was good. But because it wasn’t good for the environment, it wasn’t good enough.”

New partnership with Transfez furthers PearlPay’s expansion into Indonesian market

With the establishment of PearlPay Hong Kong, PearlPay aimed to service HK-based OFWs looking for an easier way to send money home. Now, through their recent partnership with Transfez, PearlPay is hoping to do the same for Hong Kong’s Indonesian workers.

Livestreaming platform Kumu expands into live audio with new podcasting feature

The new audio streaming feature should see their community grow with aspiring Filipino podcasters all over the world.

LAB.PH partners with LGUSuite to co-develop smart city solutions in the...

Community OS addresses friction of data access, gathering and analysis to give local communities, government units, and financial institutions access to the tools needed to monitor sustainable portfolios. In short, the platform makes communities bankable.

Insurtech firm Saphron launches new “heartbreak insurance” product

MONA, or “Move On NA” only costs P300 and assures one that, in case life gets in the way of love, the insured has a staycation waiting for them at any one of Saphron’s partner hotels.

E-commerce enabler Great Deals raises Php 600 million from Navegar

Great Deals plans to use the funds on capital investments, aiming to be the Philippine Alibaba and Baozun, China’s leading e-commerce enabler.

Mastering the basics and gearing up for the SMART City revolution

Master the basics first. That was one of the core messages emphasized last Friday at the sidelines of the 3rd GAIN National Convention. Its organizer,...

DLTAP, FPH, government partners announce upcoming Philippine Fintech Festival 2020

“Now, the Philippines is primed to move on to the next level and transition into a world-class digital economy through the Philippine Fintech Festival -- an international gathering of experts and leaders in innovation.”

Deologikal wins local round of National Champions Pitch competition

The market-centric online trading platform earned themselves a plane ticket to Dubai, free accommodations, and an exhibition booth at the final AIM 2020 Pitch Competition.

Digitizing and empowering MSMEs in fashion supply with Zilingo

Zilingo launches suite of services for MSMEs selling on their platforms—ranging from branding and marketing to extending credit for more consistent sellers.
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