Solane | Defying the pandemic for business sustainability

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many companies to cut back or lay off majority of their workforce in order to survive the global health and financial crisis. But three companies based in the Philippines went against the odds and remained proactive: they hired more people, extended operational hours and kept regular client visits to keep…

Ohmyhome Philippine Team: Filipino talents to lead the proptech startup in revolutionizing local property transactions

When proptech startup Ohmyhome launched in Singapore back in 2016, two Filipinos were members of its core team of ten highly trained professionals. As Ohmyhome grew, more Filipinos joined the team, working hard to help achieve the companys vision: building better lives through better housing journeys. Today, Ohmyhome is the leading property technology platform in…

Epson confirms commitment to United Nations Global Compact by signing the statement from Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation

Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, “Epson”) has reiterated its commitment to the United Nations Global Compact by signing the Statement from Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation. The Statement from Business Leaders for Renewed Global Cooperation was announced as a new policy of the UN in September, and was issued to mark the 75th anniversary…

Teleperformance Anthology features uplifting employee stories

During tough times, stories have a way of providing us with the positivity and hope we need to keep moving forward. Teleperformance, global leader in outsourced omnichannel customer experience management, recently launched TP Anthology, a three-part anthology series that showcases remarkable and inspiring stories of their employees. This season’s episodes titled “Homecoming,” “Pangarap,” and “Unbroken”…

Private Sector launches Ingat Angat Tayong Lahat campaign for consumer confidence and economic recovery

As the Philippines continues to battle the impact of COVID-19, brands and companies across various industries have banded together to help restart the economy while ensuring consumers’ health and safety The group launches “Ingat Angat Tayong Lahat” campaign, which sends a message of resilience, hope and inspiration to boost businesses to continue to increase operations…

917Ventures partners with Perx Technologies to power the largest lifestyle loyalty & merchant coalition in the Philippines

917Ventures, the largest corporate incubator in the Philippines and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom has entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore-based Lifestyle Marketing SaaS Platform, Perx, to enable large enterprises and merchants to co-exist and engage consumers more effectively. With the partnership, Zeal, a brand under 917Ventures and the region’s largest consumer loyalty…

PayMaya’s ‘Sulong Negosyo’ program to benefit MSMEs nationwide

As the Philippines charts its path toward economic recovery, digital financial services leader PayMaya is providing full support to micro-, small-, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) across the country to accelerate their transition to e-Commerce with the help of digital and cashless technology. Through a campaign entitled “Sulong Negosyo” launched on October 7, PayMaya announced product,…

Barrio Fiesta sees bright spot in rise of ‘home cooks,’ online entrepreneurs amid pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic has crippled businesses across industries, this Filipino brand has found a silver lining—pushing through with an expansion plan despite challenging times. Prime Global Corporation (PGC) is taking on the “new normal” with optimism as it leverages Filipinos’ rekindled love for home-cooking and the rise of the home-based food delivery business amid…

Meet the alpha women behind Singapore’s leading proptech company, Ohmyhome

Ohmyhome, Singapore’s first one-stop property platform, will soon launch its operations in the Philippines, intent on bringing housing transactions up to speed, figuratively, and literally. Buoyed by its exceptional success in Singapore and Malaysia’s property markets, Ohmyhome is utilizing proptech once more to help Filipino homeowners save time, effort, and money as they list their…

GCash, Ministop partner to increase cash-in locations nationwide

Committed to making fintech more accessible for all, GCash, the undisputed leader and preferred mobile wallet of the Philippines, has partnered with leading convenience store chain Ministop to enable Filipinos across the country to add money to their mobile wallets with ease. Through the strategic partnership, all Ministop stores across the Philippines will be able…