February '12

After call centers, Phil. IT-BPO seeks leadership in 4 more fast growing sectors

The Philippines recently overtook India as the call center capital of the world, and in 2011 the IT-BPO industry contributed approximately $11B in export revenues, about 640,000 direct jobs and approximately 1.5 million indirect jobs (e.g. construction and service jobs generated to serve the sector’s growth) to the Philippine Economy. Read More »

Posted: Feb 01, 2012 

Senate Approves Cybercrime Bill on Third Reading

The Senate passed on third reading today the proposed Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 which seeks to penalize individuals for internet-related crimes such as online theft, fraud and hacking. Read More »

Posted: Feb 01, 2012