Philippines

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eCommerce

This e-commerce startup is focused on Asia’s small, often-ignored markets

Kaymu, an online marketplace for individuals or small shop owners to sell or auction goods, operates in what Rocket Internet calls "frontier markets"
Sep 27, 2015

Philippine startup The Kard seals $372K round led by Globaltronics

One of the first incubatees of the IdeaSpace Foundation, The Kard announces launch of its new app, MobKard.
Aug 03, 2015

BeamAndGo is a remittance service for Filipinos that guards against misspent funds

There are about 10 million overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) all over the world who send billions of dollars in remittances to the Philippines each year
Mar 25, 2015

Entrepreneurship

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FinTech

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Blockchain for the unbanked: Philippines’ Coins.ph raises $5M Series A

With a fast growing mobile market and largely underbanked population, Coins.ph uses the blockchain to deliver financial services via mobile and web
Oct 24, 2016

Filipino FinTech startup First Circle raises record-breaking $1.2 million seed round

The round might be the largest yet for Filipino fintech
Oct 18, 2016

Uber for banking? Coins.ph turns people into ATMs

The Philippines-based startup eases money exchange and caters to the 2 billion adults who are still unbanked
Jul 24, 2015

Health

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Tweet your healthcare queries to doctors and get quick answers

The Twitter ID goes live Thursday, World Health Day, and is first available to those in India, Singapore, and the Philippines
Apr 06, 2016

Nana hopes its sleep-tracking mat for babies will be just as useful for adults

Founder Mah Chern Wern says the startup received feedback from many individuals that wanted to use the gadget for themselves and even for the elderly
Aug 24, 2015

Industry

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Media

Mobile

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Manila’s ridesharing app U-Hop gets $7.4M funding for Asia rollout

U-Hop is an Uber for shuttle vans that’s growing fast in Manila
Mar 22, 2016

Philippine startup The Kard seals $372K round led by Globaltronics

One of the first incubatees of the IdeaSpace Foundation, The Kard announces launch of its new app, MobKard.
Aug 03, 2015

Uber for banking? Coins.ph turns people into ATMs

The Philippines-based startup eases money exchange and caters to the 2 billion adults who are still unbanked
Jul 24, 2015

News

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Blockchain for the unbanked: Philippines’ Coins.ph raises $5M Series A

With a fast growing mobile market and largely underbanked population, Coins.ph uses the blockchain to deliver financial services via mobile and web
Oct 24, 2016

Filipino FinTech startup First Circle raises record-breaking $1.2 million seed round

The round might be the largest yet for Filipino fintech
Oct 18, 2016

World War U: How Grab’s $750 million round signals it’s thinking victory over Uber in Southeast Asia

Softbank led the round to refill the Singapore startup's coffers that might be a stretch run toward boxing Uber out of the region
Sep 20, 2016
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Social Media

Venture Capital

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Here’s how much funding startups raised in Southeast Asia in 2015

The Tech in Asia research team tracked 380 deals inked in Southeast Asia in 2015 - this is what you should know about them
Jan 04, 2016

Focus on the story, not on the sale

ZipMatch co-founder shares how to pitch to all stakeholders, not just investors
Apr 01, 2015

Advertising

Philippine startup The Kard seals $372K round led by Globaltronics

One of the first incubatees of the IdeaSpace Foundation, The Kard announces launch of its new app, MobKard.
Aug 03, 2015

Gaming

POKKT and Synergy88 partner to build the Philippines’ gaming ecosystem

The goal is to create a collective of Filipino-made “good games” and merge with POKKT’s monetisation platform
Feb 19, 2015

Hardware

$14B worth of water is wasted yearly. This Filipino startup wants to cut that by a quarter

Hiraya Water Systems brings machine learning to the Philippines' small water utilities
Apr 23, 2015

Internet

This Philippine startup wants to bring back traditional dating

Tinder not your scene? Try Peekawoo to bring the romance back in your life
Feb 18, 2015