Global Business Services

2017: A promising and 'disruptive' year for Malaysia’s GBS industry
While the global and national economy continues to face various external pressures, the GBS industry is likely to buck the trend and register stronger growth in 2017.
Outsourcing Malaysia: GBS industry needs to disrupt or be disrupted
This year’s Smart Sourcing Summit organised by Outsourcing Malaysia considered the subject of disruption within the realm of the Global Business Services industry.
Budget 2017: OM calls for initiatives to boost local talent, support GBS companies
Based on Outsourcing Malaysia’s GBS Business Services Outlook Report, Malaysia’s GBS Sector is poised to record growth of 10%-15% for the next five years; creating more than 6,000 jobs in 2016.
Outsourcing Malaysia aims to be indispensable asset to members
Outsourcing Malaysia aims to be indispensable to its members and adds a B2B element for the first time, at its yearly Smart Sourcing Summit next week.
What’s Next 2016: GBS/ outsourcing icon Bobby Varanasi comes on board
The latest speaker to join the stellar cast at the What’s Next conference, Bobby Varanasi, contends that disruption isn’t about or because of technology, writes Karamjit Singh.
Malaysia’s GBS/ SSO industry to grow 10-15% in 2016
Outsourcing Malaysia believes that despite the various economic and external challenges faced by Malaysia, the local global business services (GBS) sector will continue to see strong growth and good prospects.
Jobs assured despite Penang plant sale: AMD CFO
AMD said that it will be business as usual for the employees in its Penang manufacturing facility, even though it has sold an 85% stake to China’s NFME.
Outsourcing M’sia to local players: Go regional, or drown in the AEC
Malaysian global business services (GBS) players need to start venturing outside the country and look at partnerships with other companies in South-East Asia urgently, or risk losing out when the Asean Economic Community (AEC) comes into being.
‘Shell shocked’ or timely call to action?
The impact of a new trend in outsourcing, Global Business Services, could hit Malaysia hard if it does not show the ability to move up the value chain in the outsourcing sector, with Shell Malaysia’s decision to move an estimated 700 jobs to India.
What keeps the MDeC CEO awake at night
In Part 2 of her interview with Karamjit Singh, MDeC CEO Yasmin Mahmood talks about what keeps her awake at night, and why the perception about her interest on the Infotech cluster is wrong.
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