Service Industries - Highlight
29 March 2017
Although a stalwart of the high-tech scene for several years now, the Internet of Things (IoT) appears may finally being welcomed into the mainstream, with consumers and business now awake to its endless possibilities and benefits.
Despite ever-rising incomes, several external and internal factors may compromise the viability of the Philippines' largest source of foreign currency, a development that has spurred a rethink of the business process outsourcing sector.
With its foreign-policy pivot towards China, the Philippines looks to have secured extensive mainland investment in its own ambitious infrastructure-redevelopment programme as part of President Xi Jinping's far-reaching Belt and Road Initiative.