Infosys eyes acquisitions worth $700 million

Bangalore, October 30, 2011: Infosys, leader in software exports in India, has announced that it is searching for acquisitions worth $700 million. The announcement was made on Thursday, by Kris Gopalakrishnan, Executive Co-Chairman at Infosys. Infosys has been on the search for acquisitions in the health care and life sciences sector. It focuses on firms […]

Bills introduced to make BPO sector more attractive in Philippines

Philippines, October 24, 2011- Bills are underway in the House of Representatives which are intended to make the Business Process Outsourcing industry more attractive for the investors in Philippines.  The BPO industry is the largest employment provider in Philippines. The industry has grown by 26 per cent during 2010. A total of 525,000 people are […]

Sitel recognized for social media platform

October 18, 2011 – Frost and Sullivan awarded Sitel with the prestigious 2011 North American Frost and Sullivan award for competitive strategy innovation. Sitel is a global leader in outsourced solutions. It has over 26 years of outsourcing business experience. It has been ranked two times as the top call center outsourcing provider. The ranking […]

ADI BPO acquires publishing firm MPS for Rs 38 crore

Chennai, October 15, 2011: ADI BPO plans to strengthen their business through acquisition. According to the officials of the company, the New Delhi-based firm is all set to acquire MPS Ltd at a total consideration of Rs. 37.37 crore. ADI BPO will be closing the deal with a contract, according to which the company will […]

Philippines ministry launches free BPO training

Philippines, October 14, 2011: Trade Secretary Gregory Domingo declared yesterday that DoST will be launching free training modules for BPO industry. It is through the Information and Communication technology Office the free training are scheduled to be provided by DoST for the employees. It was in the International Outsourcing Summit held on 13th October; declaration […]

ADP acquires RPO Company RightThing

ROSELAND, N.J; October 11, 2011: One of the biggest global players in HR outsourcing, ADP has decided to acquire The RightThing; North American based Recruitment Process Outsourcing provider which was established way back in 1990. The announcement was made yesterday, 10th October by the top officials of the company.   Today ADP holds about $ […]

Draft IT Policy suggests soaps to investment in rural areas

New Delhi, 8th October 2011: Union minister for Human Resource and IT and Communication, Mr. Kapil Sibal detailed on Draft IT policy yesterday. The fundamental purpose of the policy is the uplift of the IT sector. According to the ministry, government is planning to bring up stable tax regime and policy changes to attract more […]

ADP launches cloud based system for human capital management

October 5, 2011 – ADP one of the most reputed companies which is into human resource outsourcing services has made announcement on unified could-based system to enhance the management of human capital. The announcement on the new system was made by the company authorities yesterday on 3rd October. The system named ADP Vantage HCM(SM) is […]

Philippines BPO industry showcased in UNCTAD Meet

October 5, 2011: The trade and Development Board of the United Nations Conference in Trade and Development held at Geneva showcased the trends and uplift of BPO industry in the Philippines in the recent years. The country which has been ranked second in the global outsourcing business has achieved many milestones in the recent years […]

ThinkSolution announces top nearshore destinations in LA

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ, September 27, 2011: ThinkSolutions, a leading company which gives in-depth analysis on the ups and downs in the IT and BPO sector has ranked various nearshore destinations in Latin America according to the performance and contribution made by the companies in these regions towards the overall economy of the IT and BPO sector. […]

Foreign firms to run first call centers in Uganda

September 27, 2011: Three years incubation centers permitted for Indian and Kenya firms in Uganda. National Information Technology Authority (NITA-U) raised white flag for three incubation call centers in Uganda earlier this week. It is the Indian and Kenyan firms Dhanush, Raps-Spanco and TechnoBrain respectively which has been given the privilege to run pilot call […]

BPO Triangle strategy initiated in Philippines

Manila, Philippines: 23rd September 2011, Andrew Tan, Chairman and CEO of Megaworld Corporation have put forward a new plan for the enhancement of Business Process Outsourcing and Information Technology (BPO & IT) sector in Philippines. The BPO triangle strategy initiated is to spread the BPO business into global scenario and also to attract more US […]