iloilo appears to many investor's radar
The province and the city are well on its way to becoming a much-coveted investment destination, with Iloilo seeing a much-improved business environment, highly improved infrastructure, and a professional labor force.
And the emphasis was on the potential of the city to become an important contributor to the overall economic growth of the country. Companies are now searching for more opportunities in Iloilo.
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INVEST IN IT-BPM INDUSTRY
been one of the best-performing and job-creating industries in Iloilo. Its global leadership in voice-based services, as well as continuous improvements in voice-free and complex process outsourcing.
Invest in the Agribusiness
Agribusiness refers to agriculture-related activities that put farmers, processors, distributors, and consumers within a system that produces, processes, transports, markets, and distributes agricultural products.
Invest in Commercial Property Development
By this, we mean commercial property for offices, shops, warehouses, with preference on PEZA buildings that could cater for more IT-BPM locators.
Invest in Tourism
Tourism hotspot investment are mostly located in the northern part of Iloilo. Be the first to develop the next Boracay in Panay. Around 1.2 million tourist had visited Iloilo in the past years and still growing.
INVEST in other Service Industry
Current hot spots are in the area of constructions. The booming infrastructure development of Iloilo requires more labor force in the construction industry.
Iloilo City has been awarded by PCCI as 2020 Most Business Friendly Local Government Units Awards.
Iloilo had overcome its challenges in the past. On going constructions of various infrastructures that pave the way for development. Today, Iloilo is a magnet for various investors and locators due to some factors such as:
POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC STABILITY
The economy of Western Visayas grew by 6.1 percent between calendar year 2017 and 2018. This results from the stable political climate in Iloilo. Currently Iloilo are governed by Governor Arthur Defensor, Jr. for the Province and Mayor Jerry Trenas for Iloilo City
Iloilo is a province of the Philippines, located in the center of the Philippine archipelago. The province comprises the southeastern part of Panay Island with island-province of Guimaras just across its coast. The capital city of the province of Iloilo is the City of Iloilo, which is also one of the major urban centers in the Philippines. It is nicknamed “the Heart of the Philippines”.
STRONG INTERNET CONNECTIVITY
Panay is connected with various submarine cables. Landing stations can be found in Iloilo, Roxas, and Antique. The following cable providers cut cross Panay region: Palawa-Iloilo Cable System by PLDT, National Digital Transmission Network (NDTN) by TelicPhil, Converge ICT Domestic Submarine Cable by Converge, and PLDT Domestic Fiber Optic Network (DFON).
Iloilo is one of the top producing graduates in the region. It has 3 Center of Excellence Universities and 4 Center of Development Universities. Iloilo graduates came from various disciplines. It produces some of the top board licensures passers.
PRESENCE OF WORK-LIFE BALANCE
The working world of today raises many obstacles for workers. While some professions allow a comfortable relationship between work and private life, many others require substantial reductions in the field of leisure and family life. Iloilo are more efficient in making employees more happy and more balanced.
Iloilo compare to other key cities is cost-competitive. It shows that electricity, water and basic utilities are comparable if not lower than others. A variety of quality of foods that tickle your palate are available and at a lower price.
A quick look on the current education statistics of Iloilo in various discipline.