The study conducted by state think tank Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) said one of the several challenges is the absence of grievance mechanisms in digital labor platforms.
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The Philippines has jumped 14 notches in the global index of mobile Internet connection speeds but remains one of the laggards among the 10 members of Asean.
The report found that the majority of countries most suited to starting an online business are located in Europe.
The NPC ordered online lender Familyhan to immediately take down its master database online to prevent more people from gaining unauthorized access to it.
E-money payments in Southeast Asia, excluding the Philippines, grew to $26 billion in 2019 from $15 billion in 2018, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence’s latest Southeast Asia E-Money Market Report.
Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian is pushing for the bill mandating registration of all users of pre-paid SIM cards in the Senate after scammers managed to charge to his credit card account an online food delivery using a prepaid mobile phone.
The National Privacy Commission (NPC) is extending the cease-and-desist order (CDO) on lisensya.info following the failure of its owners and operators to counter privacy violation allegations hurled against the site.
Investree Philippines, a joint venture between Filinvest Development Corporation and Investree Singapore, is the first crowdfunding intermediary and funding portal registered with the SEC since the Rules and Regulations Covering Crowdfunding took effect in July 2019.