June 14, 2016
Philippine BPO industry a success – Aquino
Outgoing Philippine President Benigno Aquino III has thanked the country’s business process outsourcing (BPO) companies for making the Philippines a global leader. Aquino said the country’s BPO industry is a success due to the hard work of the BPO companies. He also expressed his gratitude to the outsourcing industry for providing the Philippines a brighter future, especially during his six-year stint, which will end on 30 June. Aquino also recognized Metro Manila, Metro Clark, and the cities of Cebu, Davao, Santa Rosa, Bacolod, Iloilo, Dumaguete, and Baguio as among the top 100 outsourcing destinations in 2016. Aquino’s speech was delivered by Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal during the launching of VXI Global Solutions’ flagship contact center in Pasay City.