TITLE

Offshoring The Offshorers

AUTHOR(S)
Dolan, Kerry A.
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;4/17/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the developments in offshore outsourcing business as of April 2006. China, Hungary, the Philippines and other Latin American countries are now open for offshore outsourcing business. Tata Consultancy Services, an Indian outsourcer, has opened offices in Budapest, Hungary and Hangzhou, China. Tata Consultancy and Infosys have designed and manufactured parts of aircraft wings for companies Boeing and Airbus in India. U.S. firms such as Convergys, a call-center company, have opened offices in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Budapest.
ACCESSION #
21053546

 

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