choice for offshoring and a leading participant in the BPO sector
the most cost-effective BPO locations
stable and growing at approx. 6-7% p.a
language spoken in the mainstream
Western-based legal and accounting frameworks
Competitive staff costs relative to UK. Labour costs for
English speaking professionals are amongst the lowest in the world.
office space costs relative to UK
commitment from government and private sector
for investing in this growing sector
Strong government support in various education initiatives.
Strong linkages between government/academia/industry
talent pool: Population +/- 100 Workforce +/-45m
college graduates p.a. and 2 m.
graduates p.a. from technical and vocational
aspirational, competent and enthusiastic workforce available 24x7x365
Solutions providers accustomed to servicing any time zone using seamless staff
communications, IT and power supply facilities
low cost/high quality real estate available for office space in several urban areas
adaptability to Western culture. Filipinos known for their emphasis on customer service