Rocket Internet’s Amazon-esque Lazada saw more than US$350 million in consumer purchases in 2014.
Internet Penetration Rate37.0%
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
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.
Rocket Internet's price comparison search engine PricePanda has new funding - and today it also acquired a rival Australian site.
Murphy, who’s half-Filipino, and his co-founder Evan Spiegel lead Forbes’ 2015 list of the youngest billionaires in the world.
PLDT’s SafeZone brings businesses closer to customers by offering access to their mobile apps and sites without data charges.
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 fri...
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.