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BPO firms called out for not evacuating employees following earthquake

Apr 24, 2019 - 1:08 PM

The BPO Industry Employees Network says a company that participates in earthquake drills did not evacuate its workers when the actual event happened, while another assured its employees that their building can withstand a stronger tremor

BPO WORKERS' WELFARE. Republic Act No. 11058, signed in August 2018, provides for stronger compliance to occupational safety and health standards, says the BPO Industry Employees Network. Image from Shutterstock.com

Labor groups enraged as Duterte sacks Leftist Usec Joel Maglunsod

Oct 03, 2018 - 12:47 PM

(UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte fires Labor Undersecretary Joel Maglunsod without explaining why, but mentions the rising number of workers' strikes in the country

MAY DAY. Trade union leaders along with workers from different labor groups and federations march near Malacanang to protest on Labor Day, May 1, 2018. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Forget your fears, Duterte tells BPO companies

Dec 13, 2016 - 7:27 AM

There will be changes changes for the better not to kill businesses You can stop worrying the President tells an American BPO executive during a business forum

'NO NEED TO WORRY.' President Rodrigo Duterte gives a speech during one of his events on December 12, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

How to create a more engaged workplace

Nov 20, 2016 - 7:00 AM

Here’s one secret that could improve employee productivity

A history of the BPO industry in numbers

Jul 02, 2015 - 7:06 PM

It’s one of the most lucrative fastest growing industries in the Philippines Here’s how far it s come

The state of freelancing in the PH

Jun 27, 2015 - 11:53 AM

For Upwork the Philippines is the third highest earning country in the world when it comes to freelancing

PH FREELANCING. The top categories based on freelance earnings in the Philippines are administrative support, sales and marketing, and customer service

PH, Canadian BPO firms form joint venture

Sep 14, 2012 - 5:11 PM

A Philippine and Canadian BPO have sealed a deal for a 50 50 partnership in a new company which will operate in the Philippines and try to leverage each country s business needs