MANILA, Philippines – Every country aspires to create a vibrant startup ecosystem to accelerate economic growth through innovation and entrepreneurship. The Philippines is not an exception, and the unprecedented economic upswing, coupled with a much-improved global competitiveness ranking, favourable demographics, and rapid technology adoption rates, are providing the proverbial rising tide.

This #startupPH video offers a glimpse into the Philippines’ growing startup ecosystem, which is experiencing a burst of activity and innovation in technology startups.

Highlights: (i) Economic and digital adoption statistics that underpin the thriving innovation and activities in technology startups; (ii) Founders whose startups are as diverse as their cultural backgrounds; (iii) Presence of investors and mentors and their thoughts on what makes the Philippine startup ecosystem distinct compared to other startup ecosystems. | www.kickstart.ph | fb.com/kickstartPH | @kickstartPH | angel.co/kickstart-ventures

** The #startupPH video includes clips from videos owned by Globe Telecom, Ayala Corporation: “Change” and “In Everyday, Ayala,” and the National Competitiveness Council of the Philippines and Makati Business Club: “Invest in the Philippines.”

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