Experts: Understanding Branding and Leveraging Social Media are Two Key Essentials for MSMEs to Thrive in E-Commerce

As consumer behavior shifts, brands and retailers turn to online platforms to support and promote their businesses. Because of the transition, many new online sellers need the proper guidance and e-commerce knowledge to maximize the industry’s potential. Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, successfully concluded its second Shopee University Summit, with […]

GCash introduces first of its kind, online shopping protection with Regional insurtech firm, Igloo

Philippines’ leading e-wallet provider GCash, has launched an online shopping insurance – underwritten by PGA Sompo – with Singapore-headquartered regional insurtech Igloo, to protect its growing online customer base. This launch and partnership come at a time where GCash has seen a surge in online transactions and is on track to hit PHP 3 trillion […]

PLDT Enterprise supports Davao City vaccination program, aids MSMEs’ recovery

(L-R) [1st row] Hon. Mayor Sara Z. Duterte, City Government of Davao; Gina P. Ordonez, MVP Group Vaccine Task Force Co-Chairperson & Chief People Officer at PLDT Inc.; Cathy Yang, PLDT and Smart First Vice President and Head of Group Corporate Communications; [2nd row] Celso Bernard G. Lopez, President and CEO of Davao Doctors Hospital; […]

Converge collaborates with Google to provide MSMEs with free digital upskilling workshops

Leading fiber internet service provider, Converge ICT Solutions, Inc., has collaborated with Google to bring MSME Caravan: Digital Learning Week — a series of free webinars on digital tools for Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs).    The initiative is part of MSME Caravan, a Grow with Google program that aims to provide small businesses […]

After contributing to 0.2% of total PH exports, 1Export looks to expand to nearly 60 countries by the end of 2022

Data from the Philippine Statistics Authority shows that Philippine exports in March 2021 increased by 31.6% compared to the same month last year, putting the country’s export growth year-to-date in the positive territory at 7.6%. This progress is due to the rollout of vaccination programs nationwide, allowing Filipinos to move towards herd immunity, revert businesses […]

1Export changes the game with 25M in revenue, 8M worth of exports to North America

One-stop end-to-end export platform 1Export is proud to announce that it has recently amassed P25 million in revenue, made possible by helping micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) from the Philippines easily export their products to dozens of countries all over the world. In fact, of the P25 million, approximately P8 million were from exports […]

San Pablo Laguna Launches Smart City Initiative with MyKuya; Creating Job Opportunities, Digitizing Local Businesses, Bringing Convenience to Residents

Services super app MyKuya is proud to announce that it is working with the San Pablo City Councilor Martin Gel Adriano to quickly revitalize its local economy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. With MyKuya San Pablo active, the city’s businesses and government services are enabled to go digital, paving the way for leaders’ […]

Shopee Accelerates Adoption of the Updated DTI E-commerce Roadmap for Brands and MSMEs

The global pandemic has significantly changed the way retailers promote and sell their products. With more Filipinos using digital platforms and transitioning to cashless transactions, businesses need to quickly adapt in order to gain and maintain customer loyalty.    As the Philippine government recognizes the increasing importance of e-commerce in the country, the Department of […]

PLDT Enterprise, DTI to enable MSMEs restart with 3-month FREE business bundle

(Manila, Philippines) PLDT Enterprise, the Business-to-Business (b2b) arm of the country’s leading ICT and digital services provider, introduces a solutions bundle designed to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) get their businesses back on track.   Recognizing that businesses have differentiated digital priorities, PLDT Enterprise designed the said package with flexibility to allow MSMEs […]