Louella Desiderio (The Philippine Star) – October 14, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) added another P100 million loan fund for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) under the Pondo sa Pagbabago at Pag-asenso (P3) program. This after  DTI renewed its partnership with microfinance non-government organization (NGO) Center for […]

Louella Desiderio (The Philippine Star) – October 5, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Board of Investments (BOI) has partnered with the International Finance Corp. (IFC) for the development of policy that would allow the country to attract more investments. In a statement yesterday, the BOI said a memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed by […]

[DTI Press Release – 4 October 2018] MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government moves forward with innovation and entrepreneurship as the central pillar of the government’s Inclusive Innovation Industrial Strategy (i3S) with the launch of the Inclusive Filipinnovation and Entrepreneurship Roadmap during the Inclusive Innovation Conference (IIC) 2018 held on October 2 to 3 at […]

The Philippine Star – August 22, 2018 – 3:24pm SINGAPORE — The Philippines is taking steps toward the digitalization of the country’s manufacturing sector and enterprises, joining its neighbors in the region in entering the fourth industrial revolution. Data from consultancy firm AT Kearney show the Philippines is still at the “planning phase” in adopting the […]

BusinessMirror | By Roderick Abad  – August 11, 2018 THE Philippines has a huge potential to become a pivotal player in global technology and innovation, but it needs to invest more in education, provide a business-friendlier environment and improve further its foreign relations, particularly with leading tech nations, according to a top-ranking official of a group of […]