The Philippines BPO industry nationwide has now hunkered down employing various quarantine measures. By and large, it is continuing to service its clients and provide much needed employment.
Ambassador Steven J Robinson keeps in touch with Australians in the Philippines during this pandemic crisis through regular video messages on the embassy’s website and social media. In a recent video, he assured those stranded by the country’s lockdown that following DFAT’s recent announcement about a special partnership with Qantas and Virgin to bring Australians home, the embassy is engaged with said airlines in determining what’s possible from Manila back to Australia and with Philippine Airlines about flights from regions to Manila.
The following events scheduled to be held March to June 2020 have been postponed until further notice:
APBC WA Launch (Perth)
Philippine Investment Climate Update (Sydney)
Trade & Export Opportunities Roadshow (Regional VIC)
Business & Breakfast Networking (Sydney)
Welcome Reception - Phil Education Undersecretary (Sydney)
Pacific Business Mission to the Philippines (DTI)
REITS Business Briefing (Sydney)