25 hired on the spot in Kalinga Day job fair

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Feb. 21 (PIA) - - Twenty five unemployed were hired on the spot during the Kalinga Day job fair last week.


Sixteen were hired for work abroad and nine for domestic employment.

A total of 4,470 work vacancies were offered by 21 employers during the job fair on February 13 and 14. Out of the 203 interviewed, 170 were qualified and among those interviewed were 115 females.

Of the 21 recruitment agencies that participated during the 2-day jobs fair, 11 were recruiters for overseas employment and 10 locally based firms.

Dr. Alexander Gumabol, provincial head of the Department of Labor and Employment here said the activity was in collaboration with the provincial government as one highlight of the 22nd Kalinga Founding Anniversary and 1st Bodong Festival. By Peter A. Balocnit (JDP/PAB-PIA CAR, Kalinga)


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