The DOST has launched the “TBI 4.0 Program” to upgrade the capabilities of the agency’s TBI (technology business incubation) network through a more transformational intervention that would set off the “internationalization” of Philippine TBIs.
Day: November 20, 2019
On its first anniversary in the Philippines, the numbers say it loud and clear about GrabFood, the leading food delivery platform in the country and Southeast Asia.
For this year’s Singles’ Day event or “11.11” online sale, card and digital payments volume processed by PayMaya across various online commerce sites jumped 3.5 times from Singles’ Day 2018 — indicating a significant shift in digital payments and online shopping habits of Filipinos.
Aside from the research grant, the startups also received support and assistance from the DOST-funded Technology Business Incubators (TBIs) through their services and programs.
VMware Philippines country manager Walter So said “digital transformation” is a result of a “changing consumption behavior” centered around mobile apps.
Asus Philippines country manager George Su said the PC maker remains a top player in three categories: consumer PCs, gaming PCs, and business PCs.
Security firm Palo Alto Networks has collaborated with Asia Pacific College (APC) to launch the first cybersecurity academy in the Philippines.
BSP governor Benjamin Diokno said the use of QR codes is safer than bringing cash since people are less vulnerable to theft and counterfeit money.