Launch of the ICT/BPO Industry Review 2016
Bolstering growth in the ICT/BPO Industry
The Board of Investment, in collaboration with the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation, launched the ICT/BPO Industry Review 2016 this afternoon, Monday 16th January 2017.
The report was officially launched by Honourable Etienne Sinatambou, Minister of Technology, Communication and Innovation. The Minister has highlighted that employment in the industry has reached 23, 000 while the number of companies stands at 750.
The survey is an annual exercise which BOI conducts to gauge the domestic ICT/BPO industry trends in order to formulate its strategy to further the growth of the sector. The completion of the survey has taken nearly 2 months.
Mr. Ken Poonoosamy, Managing Director of BOI, believes that the ICT/BPO industry presents tremendous opportunities for Mauritius in its endeavour to move up in the hierarchy and become a high-income economy.
Download the ICT/BPO Industry Review 2016.
16 January 2017