Kickstart holds symposium on the journey of new tech businesses

SIX technopreneurs under the mentorship of incubator-accelerator Kickstart Ventures, Inc. shared their startup experiences with a group of 80 post-graduate university students and professors during a symposium at the UP-Ayala Land Technohub to encourage more individuals to bring their tech-based business ideas to life. The symposium was organized by Kickstart, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe, …

24 more party-list groups proclaimed

Twenty-four more groups were able to make it to the winner’s circle after the Commission on Elections (Comelec) announced their proclamation as winning party-list groups.

In its session Tuesday morning, the Comelec, sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), announced the proclamation of 24 new groups that earned one seat each in the House of Representatives. Read the rest of this entry

Ex-mayor files protest vs. Quiño

FOR the second time, former Compostela, Cebu mayor Ritchie Wagas filed last May 24 an election protest against Mayor Joel Quino, who was proclaimed by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) as winner in the May 13 election.

Quino was proclaimed last May 15 after garnering a total of 12,460 votes against Wagas’ 8,859 votes, or a margin of 3,601 votes. Read the rest of this entry