Philippines 2017: Host of new startup enablers to boost ecosystem

Philippines 2017: Host of new startup enablers to boost ecosystem

QBO Philippines, one of the new startup enablers launched in 2016, concludes the first part of its mentor match-up marathon on December 8, 2016 (visual from QBO's Facebook page).

Along with the government emphasising on the need for a conducive climate for entrepreneurial development, the nascent Philippine startup ecosystem got a leg-up with the launch of new enablers in 2016.

Department of ICT (DICT) director Mon Ibrahim said, startup activity as well as supporting promotional activities from the government had spread out beyond major cities like Metro Manila and Cebu.

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