Uber announces today that it has submitted to the Philippines’ Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board its application for accreditation as a trans...
Internet Penetration Rate 39.7%
Literacy Rate 95%
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
The tech startup scene is blossoming all around the world, and the Philippines is no exception. With the country dubbed as the second fastest growing economy ...
Feeling sick but you’re not sure it’s worth the trip to the doctor, or you can’t afford to see one? This new service could help you.
Mobkard, which initially focused on loyalty solutions for specific communities, is now available for use by any merchant.
This first batch is comprised of 52 startups focusing on ASEAN and 25 social enterprises that will build their businesses in Cyberjaya over the next four months...
The annual conference has drawn prominent investors such as Dave McClure and Khailee Ng of 500 Startups, and more than 400 participants from across the globe.
Influential Filipino stars Anne Curtis, Erwan Heussaff, Kim Atienza, and Isabelle Daza have formed a gaming startup together with technology company Xurpas.
The Philippines is building innovation hubs to grow its startup ecosystem. But is this enough?
YouthHack is an organization that aims to help students learn more about startups, technology, and entrepreneurship.
The government and startup accelerator IdeaSpace are collaborating for the development of a national innovation hub in the Philippines.
GrabCar claims it is the first and so far the only app-based car booking service to be issued an accreditation as a transport network company in the Philippines...
We’re over half way through the year, and it’s now clear that it’s going to be a rough ride for Uber. Here are the issues Uber's facing across Asia.
Transcosmos formed a new subsidiary in Thailand where it will transfer all assets of MetroDeal Holdings.
Philippine consumer technology firm Xurpas has acquired a 70 percent stake in Seer Technologies, a software company focused on mobile, cloud, and data technolog...
Opera’s coming to Manila to meet techies like yourself. Hear what’s the future of the web in the Philippines
Opera, the company with 350 million global monthly active users across its app suite, will be hosting a meetup on July 30 in Manila. Attend and gain some insigh...
Nana, a smart mat that was originally marketed as a safe and unobtrusive sleep tracker for babies, is now targeting a totally new segment.