Plug and Play Japan Selected 91 Startups for its Summer/Fall 2021

Global Innovation Platform, Plug and Play Japan KK (Japan office: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Representative: Phillip Vincent, Hereinafter "Plug and Play Japan") has selected 91 Japanese and international startups into their Summer/Fall 2021 Batch, which will be carried out from June to [...]

2021-06-05T05:41:45+00:00Jun 05, 2021|

How 2 local startups are making positive impact on environment, communities

There are startups that go beyond their products or services by providing livelihood and innovating technologies at a time Filipinos need it most. Here, we get to know two local enterprises that are making positive impact on their communities and [...]

2021-04-30T03:52:49+00:00Apr 20, 2021|

By Pitching a Biodegradable Plastic Alternative, This Filipino Startup Won Big

A new decade is well under way, and it's one that will be defined by how we use science and technology to solve some of humanity's most seemingly insurmountable problems. One such problem looms especially large: the climate crisis, and the myriad [...]

2021-04-30T03:50:28+00:00Apr 14, 2021|

Maker of Biodegradable Alternative to Plastic wins Startup Competition

BIOTECHNOLOGY firm Nanotronics clinched the championship title for its biodegradable material that can be used as alternative to plastics. The event was during The PitchFest culmination for Shell’s 2020 search in the Philippines for startups that was held recently through [...]

2021-04-30T04:34:43+00:00Dec 13, 2020|

Biomaterial for Reduction of Plastics Wastes bags Top Prize in Shell liveWIRE Pitchfest

The PitchFest culmination for the 2020 search for startups was held last December 4 via Zoom and hosted by RJ Ledesma. Three local tech companies were chosen out of 155 candidates to participate in a start-up bootcamp: uHoo, which measures [...]

2021-04-30T05:15:20+00:00Dec 10, 2020|

Get to know the Fifteen (15) Pioneer Grantees of DOST’s Startup Research Grant Program

In 2017, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) through the Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) opened a funding opportunity for startups to translate their early stage technologies into market ready products through [...]

2021-05-02T03:15:46+00:00Nov 25, 2019|

Philippine select companies aiming to provide services in Taiwan

Various companies from the Philippines are among more than 700 exhibitors from 43 countries that are seeking to supply electronic solutions and materials to the Taiwanese market. The three-day Semicon semiconductor trade show, which opened Wednesday at the Taipei Nangang [...]

2021-04-30T05:05:02+00:00Sep 20, 2019|