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Dumaguete 93rd in world's
listing of BPO destinations

Dumaguete City, the capital of Negros Oriental, ranked number 93 in the world, and Bacolod City in Negros Occidental, is up by one notch, from 86 to 85, based on the 2016 Tholons List of Business Process Outsourcing destinations.

Negros Oriental Chamber of Commerce and Industry president, Ed Du, said the Tholons 2016 Top 100 Outsourcing Destinations was released Jan. 29. He added that Dumaguete made one of the biggest leaps in a global scale, from above 100 previously to landing on the 93 rd spot this time.

Cebu City is up by one notch, from 8 th to 7 th , on the top 10, while Manila retains the 2 nd spot.

Davao City is up by three notches, from 69 th to 66 th , and Sta. Rosa (Laguna) up by one notch from 82 to 81.

Iloilo also went up by one notch from 91 to 90, same with Baguio with one notch higher from 98 to 97.

Tholons is a “strategic advisory firm” for global outsourcing and research.

In the 2016 list released by Tholons, Bangalore in India maintained the top spot from last year as the world's top outsourcing destination.*JFP


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