First Innovation Hub for PH Startups Launched

Startup enablement programs to help speed up growth and learning for Philippine startups and entrepreneurs have been launched by QBO Innovation Hub. “We are excited to create success stories that will inspire Filipinos to start their own companies instead of pursuing...

DTI, retail giants partner to open Go Lokal! stores in malls

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has launched its first Go Lokal! store in Robinsons mall and plans to open a similar outlet in SM. On March 24, DTI opened in Robinsons Place Manila its initial Go Lokal! store, a public-private collaboration between the...

DTI Announces 2017 Kapatid Mentor ME Schedule

In line with the Philippine administration’s agenda of accelerating the growth of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs), Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez has announced the nationwide schedule of the Kapatid Mentor ME for 2017. The Kapatid Mentor ME Program aims to...

Women in PH eager to start a business

Who run the (business) world? Girls, as a matter of fact, according to a recent Facebook study, if only they are given the right entrepreneurial opportunities—which could translate to almost four million new jobs in the country. Launched in time for International...

7 Actions to Empower Women Entrepreneurs

More women should be encouraged and supported to engage and succeed in global trade, said the International Trade Centre (ITC) as it marked International Women’s Day on March 8. To unlock women’s economic potential, ITC underlines seven ways governments, institutions,...