Wednesday, February 15, 2017
IT Soars in Sri Lanka
everjobs.lk, the fastest growing online career portal in Sri Lanka, has in a new report said that jobs in the Information Technology (IT) sector led the demand for jobs in Sri Lanka in 2016.
Emerging Economies an Option for Offshoring
Interesting article on the Entrepreneur about outsourcing to emerging markets.
UK Employment Sky High
The employment rate in the UK is at a record 74.6% – the highest employment rate since records began in 1971.
Data Discovery Platform from Wipro and IBM
Wipro Limited, a global IT, consulting and business process services company, announced it is delivering analytics-based insights for specific industries with the Data Discovery Platform, its newest big data analytics-as-a-service solution.
Inflation Up to New High
Inflation in the UK hit highs not seen since 2014 as the weaker pound made an effect on prices.
Monday, February 13, 2017
Infosys Looking to Avoid Distraction
Infosys Chief Executive Vishal Sikka said talk on concerns over corporate governance at the software services firm was "distracting" and that he had good relations with the firm's founders.
Blackstone Buys Aon Employee Benefits Business
Blackstone Group has agreed to the acquisition of insurance broker Aon’s employee benefits outsourcing business.
H-1B Visa Trouble
Interesting little article in the Economist about H-1B visa programme and how it’s curtailment could affect US industry.
Co-op Bank up for Sale
The Co-operative Bank is putting itself up for sale, following its near collapse in 2013.
Friday, February 10, 2017
DAI Europe Invites Proposals in Support of Sourcing from Palestine
DAI Europe Invites Proposals in Support of IT-enabled Sourcing Services from Palestine