Metro Manila, with a  population of more than 10 million people across 17 cities, excellent power and telecommunications infrastructure, and abundance of colleges and universities, is  the largest business process outsourcing city in the world.

Down south of the Philippines, Metro Cebu is now touted as the world’s largest emerging BPO city, ahead of the likes of Shanghai and Beijing in China,  according to research firm Tholons.

However there are 10 more Philippine cities considered by the report generated by the combined efforts of the Business Processing Association of the Philippines, Commission on Information and Communications Technology and the Department of Trade and Industry to be considered as the Next Wave Cities of 2009.

Check out the advantages (+) and disadvantages (-) of the Top 3 Next Wave Cities of the Philippines.

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Ho, Abigail. “Alternate sites for BPO companies emerging.” 2 August 2009. The Philippine Daily Inquirer. Accessed 3 August 2009. Link Here


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