Kickstart Ventures celebrates a decade of enabling startups, commits to expand investments globally

Kickstart Ventures, one of the most active venture capital firms in the Philippines, celebrates its 10th anniversary with a renewed commitment to invest in startups across the Philippines, and in major innovation hubs in Southeast Asia and beyond. The Philippine-based corporate venture capital firm also reveals a new bold look in line with its anniversary. […]

PHL businesses seen increasing cybersecurity budgets this year

By Arjay L. Balinbin, Senior Reporter MANY Philippine organizations are increasing their budgets for their cyber defenses this year, as they see heightened danger from online threats, global cybersecurity company Palo Alto Networks said. “More than half (56%) of Philippine organizations indicated that they have been discussing their cybersecurity strategy on a monthly basis,” the […]

Heart failure registry, chronic care model can help ease burden of cardiovascular disease

UNSPLASH WHILE February is known as a time for love and romance, Filipino cardiologists on Feb. 15 shined the light on matters of the heart of a different kind: heart health, specifically heart failure.   “Nearly a third of patients with heart failure have high risk of hospitalization or cardiovascular death, including those who appear stable,” […]

New Philippine ePassport Renewal Center inaugurated in Singapore

SINGAPORE, Feb 21, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Hon. Teodoro L. Locsin Jr., Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Philippines, inaugurated the new Philippine ePassport Renewal Center in Singapore on 28 January 2022 in the presence of other distinguished dignitaries. In a bid to ease the ePassport renewal process for […]