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eCommerce Noon.com goes Live

After a delayed launched last January, ecommerce Noon.com is now online. The service however is currently available in Dubai and will be available in Saudi Arabia in the coming...

Apple may participate in $100 billion SoftBank fund

Katie Roof, reporting for TechCrunch; Apple is considering investing up to $1 billion in the SoftBank Vision Fund, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. With a...

Grab Beta Launches GrabRewards to Make Rides Even More Rewarding

Grab; Grab today unveiled GrabRewards, Southeast Asia’s first regional loyalty programme for ride-hailing passengers, capping off a successful year for Southeast Asia’s...

Mohamed Alabbar and Saudi Arabia’s PIF to Launch $1B ecommerce website, Noon.com

Mohamed Alabbar and Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) will soon launch a Middle Eastern e-commerce platform called Noon.com. Noon.com will have an initial capital of...

App that links startups with investors raises seed funding

Judith Balea, writing for Tech in Asia; Singapore-based Beam, an app that connects startups to investors, today announced it raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from...

CleanHome.ph offers on-demand cleaning service to condominiums in Metro Manila and jobs to former OFW

If you’re a busy homeowner and looking for someone to clean your house but do not want to hire a full-time cleaner or helper, then you may want to avail the services of...

Impact Hub Manila together with WWF and PEF, launches Fellowship Program focused on Sustainable Energy Solutions

via Impact Hub Manila; Fresh from the success of their first Fellowship Program on Innovations in Mobility and Logistics with leading courier and logistics company LBC, Impact Hub...

Neumob Accelerator launches in the Philippines, wants to speed up apps up to 300% even if the connection is slow

Neumob Accelerator, an end-to-end app accelerator, just launched its service in the Philippines, to continue building their global network that accelerates mobile app traffic. The...

Singapore’s DotProperty now in the Philippines

via Manila Bulletin; Since starting operations in the country, Dot Property Group’s Philippines website has witnessed phenomenal growth with the website –...

1st Digital Career Bootcamp happening this July 30

Organize by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) of the Philippines and OnlineJobsUniversity.com, the Digital Career Bootcamp is the first of many...

Salarium receives an undisclosed amount of funding from Future Now Ventures

Philippines’ Salarium, a cloud-based payroll and human resource service provider, announced that it has received an undisclosed amount of funding from Future Now Ventures....

Legal Guerilla Guide for Startups

via Rappler; eeking to guide startups in setting up and commencing business in the Philippines, the Disini Tech Legal Forum held the first part of the “Legal Guerilla Guide for...

Bustayo, Betterhap, and Detivo named as the winner for the Alpha Startups Philippines batch 2

Malaysia’s 1337 Ventures announces the top 3 startups for their Alpha Startups Philippines batch 2, which was held last weekend in Makati City....

Philippine Startups on National Television

Great to see the even main stream TV are interested in featuring Philippine-based startups. If I’m not mistaken, there were 6 startups mentioned in the video; Gruppo...

CloudSwyft raises $200k in seed funding from Future Now Ventures

Philippine-based CloudSwyft just raised $200k or around Php 9.2 million in seed funding from Future Now Ventures. Future Now Ventures founder and CEO John Orrock is the principal...