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This year's Ignite Startup Conference attracted 2,000 global entrepreneurs and investors to find ways to "internationalize" the Philippine startup scene.
Filipino startups need to think globally, or at least regionally, if they want to attract investors and catch up to rivals in Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia. That was what attendees told me at the recent Ignite 2019 conference, where about 2,000 global entrepreneurs ...
 
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Have an idea for the next big tech startup? Read this, right now.
The tech startup scene is very much alive and bustling in the Philippines. In fact, in the 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report by research firm Startup Genome, Manila is ranked in the top 10 Global Ecosystems in the world. Specifically, we’re also ...
 
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Geoff Mabasa scored the deal on the TV show The Final Pitch.
The Final Pitch is essentially the Filipino version of American reality TV program Shark Tank, where local startup founders compete in challenges in order to secure funding from investor-judges. On its third season, one of the show’s big winners was Gypsy, a ...
 
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One of the world’s most popular e-cigarette brands formally launches in the Philippines.
Juul isn’t the first electronic cigarette brand on the market, but in just a few short years, it has grown to become one of the world’s biggest. In the United States, its home country, Juul has cornered about 75 percent of the ...
 
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Besides shining a spotlight on Asia’s startups, Ignite 2019 creates collaborative opportunities through its regional pitch competition and business matching activities.
With over 70 world-class speakers from 14 countries--including China, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Taiwan, Malaysia, Germany, Sweden, and USA--and over 2,000 expected attendees, the third staging of Ignite Premier Innovation Conference will be the largest to date.Ignite is a two-day conference taking place ...
 
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Honestbee Philippines’ country head has reportedly resigned following the suspension of operations.
Honestbee Philippines announced on April 20 that its local operations will be indefinitely suspended. Less than a week later, a report from American tech publishing group Techcrunch revealed that its country manager, Crystal Gonzalez, has resigned from her post.Gonzalez is just one ...
 
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The Singapore-based startup reportedly laid off employees in Indonesia and Thailand, according to a media report.
Bad news for homebodies and online shopping-dependent folks: The local operations of Honestbee announced on Saturday, April 20, that they are temporarily suspending all their food, grocery, and parcel delivery services in the country for an indefinite period of time.The delivery service company ...
 
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And he's recently raised the funds to help him reach that goal.
How many Marias do you know?Chances are you’ll find at least one Maria among your family and friends, or at least a similar name like Mary or Marie. Maybe it’s hidden inside a longer name like Maricar or Marites. You might even ...
 
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Founders of tech startups rule supreme.
Whether born into wealth or self-made, there are billionaires in every age bracket. But when we compiled this list of the richest of them all—starting from those in their 20s all the way to those in their 90s—self-made American businessmen dominate the ...
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