Kickstart now eyes the more developed startups that have validated their markets and are looking to expand.
Internet Penetration Rate37.0%
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
Duriana gets ammunition to compete with Carousell.
FlipTrip removes the headaches of trip planning by helping you find a destination, search for adventures, and book accommodation and transportation - all in one...
Xurpas buys a significant stake in PT Sembilan Digital Investama, a mobile content development and distribution business in Indonesia.
US$100 phones used to be awful. The original Xiaomi Redmi changed that when it appeared in 2013. But can the new Redmi 2 still compete in 2015?
The Philippines leapfrogs Vietnam, which drops to the fourth spot, according to the IDC.
Philippine budget phone maker Cherry Mobile overtakes South Korean giant Samsung as the leading smartphone vendor in the Philippines in 2014, IDC reports.
Post and sell do-it-yourself projects on the app. You can also earn more from the sale of materials used in your projects.
The round was led by Singapore-based venture capital firm Monk’s Hill Ventures. Existing investor 500 Startups also participated.
PurpleJamm is a no-frills website where independent artists can sell their songs. A portion of the proceeds from every sale goes to humanitarian works.
Rocket Internet’s Amazon-esque Lazada saw more than US$350 million in consumer purchases in 2014.
Freelancer.com says web-related jobs in the provinces have been increasing over the years - at least in the case of the Philippines - thanks to the emergence of...
The app provides mobile phone users free access to basic internet services related to education, health, employment, communication, and information and news.
‘As a business, you are consistently pitching. If you stop, you’d be dead in the water. Pitch or perish,’ says ZipMatch’s Chow Paredes.
BeamAndGo allows Filipinos from anywhere in the world to provide for their families in the Philippines by purchasing goods and services in the form of gift cert...
Rocket Internet’s online food ordering service Foodpanda revealed today that it has secured US$110 million in funding – far and away its biggest investment to d...
From a fast-food worker to a billionaire, Nix Nolledo is one of the most successful technopreneurs in the Philippines. Here are some lessons he learned througho...
Like its American counterpart, the video-on-demand startup will offer unlimited access to TV shows and movies from all over the world - with a twist.
Guestlist rebrands as Partyphile, introducing new features to help people discover Manila’s nightlife even more.
Dineout eliminates the pain of making phone calls or queuing for a spot at popular, crowded, and top-tier restaurants in Manila.