ADB Backs Databourg’s $1M Seed Funding for Climate Resilient Tech


Databourg, an environmental data analytics startup, has successfully closed its $1M seed financing round, bolstered by investments from the Manila-based Asian Development Bank (ADB) Ventures and a research and development grant. The Luxembourg-based company, initially a spin-off from the University of Luxembourg, specializes in innovative weather monitoring. Databourg’s system is already operational in the Philippines, … Read more

GCash and Mayani Launch Major Agri-Credit Initiative to Empower PH Farmers

Mayani GCash

In a significant move to bolster the Philippine agricultural sector, GCash, a leading finance super app operated by the country’s first duocorn Mynt, has partnered with the agri-fisheries platform Mayani. This collaboration aims to address the long-standing issue of rural financial exclusion, a critical concern in a country where agriculture is a major economic pillar … Read more