The next two years will see a jump in outsourcing and AI-driven technology services as firms seek to bolster expertise, support, resiliency, and uptime
The global labour market remains strong with steady hiring expected for the remainder of 2022, according to the Q4 ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey.
The adoption of hybrid work setups has provided many Filipino workers relief from traffic, as well as given them more time for themselves, their families and friends, according to a new study.
The Philippines and Israel are expected to strengthen their bilateral relations, particularly in the areas of information and communications technology (ICT) and innovation, officials of both nations said on Wednesday.
The Marcos administration has allotted P12.5 billion for the transformation and digitalization of government processes and transactions next year, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said.
Business Process Outsourcing firms can continue work-from-home (WFH) arrangements and receive fiscal incentives if their registration is transferred to the Board of Investments (BoI), Finance Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno said on Thursday.
According to TPF Convener Primo Morillo, “We already have a law on telecommuting and with the preference of a large part of the workforce especially in BPOs to work from their own homes, we call on the Department of Labor and Employment to maximize this law by encouraging more firms to allow WFH.”
It was disclosed by Bataan’s Governor, Hon. Jose Enrique S. Garcia III in a recent 2022 Climate Change and Sustainability Summit last August 17, 2022, that the moth-balled Bataan Nuclear Power Plant is now planned to be the Philippines’ biggest data center.
During the Philippine Economic Briefing in Singapore, President Marcos said his administration is committed to establishing an even more competitive business climate conducive to high-value investments.
The information technology-business process management (IT-BPM) industry has relayed to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) their call for flexibility in granting incentives for those implementing work-from-home (WFH).