Despite their conservative culture, Filipinos have proven they can be aggressive in competing for a place in the outbound sales market of the booming call center industry.
Stories by Melissa V. Patricio
Online banking is becoming a more regular and popular form of transaction among local Internet users compared to online shopping.
MANILA (04/02/2004) - The growth of electronic commerce (e-commerce) in the country continues to be hampered by the high cost of Internet rates and the lack of access to computers. This adverse situation, however, has paved the way for the continued advancement of mobile commerce (m-commerce) due to the popularity and affordability of cellular phones.
MANILA (03/22/2004) - The lack of a reliable communication system could result in lower company productivity by delaying business transactions or causing poor customer servicing, according to a joint survey recently conducted by Alcatel SA and Research International.
MANILA (09/23/2003) - The science and technology committee of the House of Representatives has approved the fifth draft of the Cybercrime Prevention Act 2003, but with the qualification that this consolidated version of the bill should undergo revisions based on the inputs gathered by the committee.