Cheers adds a new dimension to social messaging: aside from texts and multimedia content, users can send ‘gifts’ - or their equivalent amount - right into a friend’s digital wallet.
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PawnHero, Southeast Asia’s first online pawnshop, seeks to solve the problem of expensive credit for base-of-the-pyramid consumers in emerging markets.
There are three ways in which founder Maheshswaran Suresh Kumar believes Sourceguru will do better than the incumbents.
In the last three years, close to a hundred Philippine startups have received funding from investors and these startups are leading the way in innovation.
As with fundings done by Rocket Internet into its homegrown startups, the investment demonstrates its confidence in Carmudi.
Through ZipMatch, Paredes is helping real estate brokers like herself to become more professional in dealing with clients.
It says the office will ‘connect talent, capital, and opportunities for entrepreneurs across the region.’
Online payment solutions provider Paynamics seeks to be a catalyst of ecommerce growth in the region
Helping the Philippine startup in this goal is Tokyo-based global internet and ecommerce startup incubator Beenos.
Lamudi’s global co-founder Kian Moini says the injection of funds is a great vote of confidence in Lamudi’s business model and speaks volumes about the demand that exists for online property search in...
Om nom nom! Foodpanda just snapped up six rival sites across seven countries in a huge acquisitions spree.
The companies maintained that they have always complied with laws and said they will coordinate with the Philippine government regarding the matter accordingly.
Philippine payroll service Salarium bests 2,000 startups globally in the 2014 Seedstars World competition in Switzerland.
Palarin of Draper’s Boost VC in Silicon Valley launches today, enabling users to remit money to the Philippines from overseas using Bitcoin.
The Bitcoin remittance arm of Philippine startup Satoshi Citadel Industries launches a bills payment service targeting overseas Filipino workers.
AutoDeal helps buyers compare vehicles and find promotions to ensure they get value for their money.
Tripda is aimed at people who want to fill an empty seat in the car for a long trip. But this isn’t exactly hitchhiking – money must change hands.
California-based Bitwage launches a Bitcoin-powered payroll service that allows American companies to pay workers outside the US in their local currencies.
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