Top BPO Destinations – Feb 2014 List

Since its inception in the mid-90’s, the BPO industry has grown in leaps and bounds and is showing no signs of slowing down. The industry provides great environment to work, compensation commensurate with experience and competence, MNC exposure and good growth prospects to its employees. Which is why, the BPO industry has emerged as one […]

Competition Between India And Philippines In The Global Outsourcing Arena

With the global economic conditions not looking bright, countries such as India and Philippines have been locked in fierce competitions to bag renewed contracts and new contracts in the Business Process Outsourcing market. The fight has run its course and has visibly dwindled down with major contracts being signed and sealed. While India was a […]

Data Analytics Market: Philippines Advances with Comprehensive Plans

The current year has witnessed tremendous growth in the field of data analytics outsourcing. The large volume of data generated by organizations, social media, the Internet of things, and multi media is commonly known as big data. The research conducted by Gartner reveals that about 4.4 million jobs will be generated for the application of […]

BPO industry increments the average Filipino income

In the Philippines, one among ten families is unable to put together 5,458 PHP required for their basic needs. This amount has been set as the standard by the NSCB for covering the basic requirements of a five-member family in a single month. The average Filipino income is barely sufficient to meet even basic food […]

Philippines domestic BPO market: The rising star in next-generation outsourcing

India, which was the main contender in the global BPO scenario, now has a rival to deal with. The Philippines domestic BPO market is all set out to steal the show from Indian players. The outsourcing industry is set for a major showdown as Philippines is racing neck to neck with India to emerge at […]

BPO to increase office property market in Philippines

The Philippines BPO industry is expected to continue to play a major role in the rising office property market in the country which in turn will influence the residential segment as well. According to Chris Fossick, who is managing director of the property consultancy firm Jones Lang LaSalle in Southeast Asia and Singapore, Philippines will […]

Know BPM destinations: Cebu, Philippines

The island province Cebu has established itself and found a strong place well ahead in the list of the favored outsourcing destinations. Thalons, the investment advisory firm conducted a study and published a list of 100 outsourcing destinations that are favored most in 2013. Thalons Study and Cebu Investment and Promotions Center Report The study […]

Philippines identifies 10 cities to host next wave of IT/BPO growth

DOST-ICTO (The Department of Science and Technology-Information and Communications Technology Office) as well as other important industry players in Philippines have recognized the locations for growth consisting of 10 cities which have more potential to host companies in the IT and IT-BPO sector as compared to some of the currently established hubs Cebu, Metro Manila […]

Office estate market picks up momentum in Manila with BPM growth

Fueled by the expanding business process management (BPM) industry, the demand for office spaces in metropolitan cities are increasing, especially in metro city, Manila. Estimates reveals that demand for BPM office space in Manila will reach its peak in the next two years. The office space dedicated for BPM is about 396,000 square meters this […]

Healthcare BPM in Philippines to touch $1 billion by 2016: HIMOAP

Health care outsourcing, one of the major segments in Business process Management (BPM) is expecting a steady growth in the coming 4 years in Philippines. Estimates from HIMOAP claim that the health care BPM industry of Philippines projects $1 billion revenues and 100,000 full-time employees by 2016. The sharp growth of healthcare BPM sector in […]

Philippines BPM gains from US banking industry

BPM industry in Philippines has been witnessing a 46% growth since 2006.This tremendous growth is attributed to lower labor costs and availability of skilled workforce with high proficiency in English. BPM sector in Philippines had generated around $13billion by 2010 providing employment opportunities to 900,000 people. Government of Philippines continues to offer fiscal and non-fiscal […]

Data Privacy Act 2012 in Philippines becomes a law

Sept 25, 2012: Philippines has made the Data Privacy Act of 2012 into law which is designed to ensure the security and integrity of the personal information shared by the investors. By adopting the law, the country aims to attract more investors to the nations’ Information Technology and Business Process Management (BPM) industries.  The Data […]