Kickstart, Echelon promote Asia’s tech startup community

Echelon 2014 comes to the Philippines again, and Kickstart Ventures, Inc. reprises its sponsorship role, throwing its support behind Asia’s largest tech conference and the cornerstone of the region’s startup community.

“By helping startups get onto the Echelon main stage in Singapore, Kickstart will be giving startups a chance to get the attention of decision makers in the international technology industry.

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Leverage opportunities of ASEAN 2015

Challenge for startup community in PH
Update: Launch of Philippine startup roadmap set on Geeks on a Beach 2015
Filipino tech-entrepreneurs who are serious about becoming global startup champions should now be strategically leveraging the opportunities presented by being part of an ASEAN market of some 617 million people and a combined GDP of US $2.1 trillion.

Being extremely busy running companies, focusing on our latest app project, and balancing these with family life are no excuses for ignoring sweeping changes of the economic terrain. A common market of ten countries -- the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Brunei

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Are we ready? ASEAN 2015 documents & related articles

To aid information dissemination  efforts in the Philippines on the ASEAN Community 2015, here are a few links to relevant documents and articles:

ASEAN 2015 -- implications of People's Mobility and Services by Mary Grace L. Riguer

This paper examines the readiness of Philippines for worker mobility within the region of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

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PH should get ready for ASEAN Community 2015

[caption id="attachment_3276" align="aligncenter" width="545"] Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano engages Cebu journalists after he delivered his keynote speech at the Sari-Sari Store Festival of the Prince Warehouse Club.[/caption]

Preparation for the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) integration in 2015 does not only mean protecting the Philippines from the threats and sidestepping the dangers.

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Think Philippines: Your Gateway to ASEAN

2017 augurs well for PH in ASEAN


Investing in the ASEAN Economic Community, a vast market of some 700 million people?

Of course, this is not an ordinary challenge . The ASEAN region composed of 10 diverse countries - namely the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam, and Thailand - with distinct economies, political systems, and cultures.

However, we in PRworks contend. Consider entering ASEAN through the Philippines.
Duterte
One, President Rodrigo Duterte is the 2017 chairman of ASEAN.

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RP as Russian entry point to ASEAN

"Think ASEAN," goes the title of one recent book of marketing guru Philip Kotler. The book advocates the rethinking of marketing strategies of Western countries and global corporations toward the "ASEAN community 2015."

This seems to be the direction as a 30-strong Russian delegation participates in the four-day Philippine Russian Business Forum and Exhibits that opens today (October 21, 2010) and ends on October 24, 2010.

Here is an excerpt of Ehda Dagooc's story today in The Freeman:
"The first Philippine-Russian business forum last year strengthened these ties.

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