E-Commerce Tag Archive

House bill seeks establishment of ‘Bureau of E-Commerce’ in the Philippines

via Newsbytes.ph; A bill seeking to establish a “Bureau of E-Commerce” attached to the Department of Trade and Industry is under consideration by the House Committee on...

DTI releases Final Draft of Philippines E-Commerce Roadmap 2016 – 2020

The Department of Trade and Industry releases the final draft of the Philippines E-Commerce Roadmap (2016 – 2020), which aims to promote the widespread adoption of...

Rocket Internet’s Lazada raises €200 million, led by Singapore’s Temasek Holdings

Lazada, the top e-commerce site in Southeast Asia, just announced that they’ve just closed another funding rounds from new and existing investor, lead by Singapore-based...

AyosDito.ph to transfer its operation to Olx.ph by 2015

A four joint ventures was established by Naspers, Schibsted Media Group, Telenor Group and Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), with this announcement, Naspers will take over the...

Lazada launches the biggest online sale in Southeast Asia – the Online Revolution 2014

Today, 11/11/2014, Lazada is launching, Online Revolution 2014 – the biggest online sale in Southeast Asia, that will rival Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Singles Day, the...

After it’s DNS issue, Ensogo Ph gives 5% discount voucher to its customers

After experiencing technical issues with DNS, that rendered the site inaccessible and rumored of being shut down, Ensogo Philippines thru their Facebook page, announced that they...

PinoyClassifieds.Com Officially launches it’s Marketplace to Filipino Everywhere

After being on public beta for a number of weeks, PinoyClassifieds.com, will join the now crowded “buy and sell” market space of Philippines, which are dominated by...

Japanese-based Rakuten to acquire Viber for $900 million

Japan’s largest e-commerce site Rakuten announced that they will acquire VoIP-based voice and messaging app, Viber for $900 million....

You Can Now Send Money Thru Gmail – Perfect for OFW!

Here’s something to look forward to, at the Google I/O 2013, the search giant announced that you can now send money to your friends using Gmail, after Google integrates...

Is Group Buying Site Shopping for a Buyer for Php1.2 Billion?

It looks like the local startup scene in the Philippines is about to get crazy, since Yugatech is reporting that Group Buying Site is courting a buyer and their asking price is...

BPI launches mPOS – a first of it’s kind in the Philippines

If in the U.S. they have Square, in the Philippines we have mPOS – a combination of attachment device and app that was developed by BPI for your iOS or Android device that...

Tech Tips: 3 Homegrown Multiply Alternatives

A lot of Multiply Store owners may have been blindsided by the sudden closure of Multiply on May 6, 2013, and if you are one of those store owners how are looking for a new...

Multiply to shut down on May 6, 2013

I finally got the answer to my question “Is Multiply Shutting down?” and the answer appears to be a resounding “YES!”. Multiply will be closing shop after...

Update: Multiply Gets a Facelift and Still Down!

A day after posting article that is practically asking what happened to Multiply.Com. The site magically appeared is now up with its new logo and a cleaner look....

Is Multiply Shutting down?

I honestly don’t know but that’s the only answer that keeps coming up my when I access other multiply site and recently when I access...