A shot for youth to enter BPO sector as training opens
Cape Town opens applications for the next cohort of young people to receive training in order to join the business process outsourcing sector.
Cape Town’s call centre sector makes employment inroads
More than 6 000 new business process outsourcing sector jobs were created in the City of Cape Town last year alone.
Cape Town’s IT-intensive push yields investment gains
Despite the COVID-19-induced lockdown, some of the city’s IT-intensive sectors, such as business process outsourcing and green tech, helped lock-in billions in investments in 2020.
Cape Town establishes academy to boost BPO talent pool
The city officially opens its business process outsourcing academy at the College of Cape Town, as it sets out to create a talent pipeline for the fast-growing sector.
Cape Town plans to boost BPO sector skills
The city partners with the National Skills Fund to enable upskilling and placement of young people in employment opportunities in the BPO sector.
BPO sector attracts R954m in Cape Town, creates 2K jobs
The city identifies business process outsourcing as a priority sector due to the job opportunities and investment potential it creates.