12,005 Applicants Swarmed Mega Job Fair

A swarm of 12,005 applicants thronged to the Cagayan de Oro City Hall grounds during the 2-day Mega Job Fair hoping to land either local or overseas jobs.

City Mayor Vicente “Dongkoy” Y. Emano revealed that 3,600 applicants for Ayala Centrio Mall jobs, 1,300 for overseas employment, and 7,105 for local employment participated in the 2-day Mega Job Fair.

“Kining atong Job Fair dili lamang usa ka gasa sa atong mga katawhan nunot sa pagsaulog sa Adlaw sa Karta sa atong dakbayan, apan, tipik usab kini sa atong paningkamot nga mahaw-as sa kapit-os ug kalisud ang atong mga kaigsoonang kabus,” the Mayor stated.

“Sa ngalan sa kagamhanan sa dakbayan, salamat kaayo sa pag-abag sa tanang mga establisamento, overseas employment ug recruitment agencies aron mag-malampuson ang atong Mega Job Fair,” the mayor said.

PESO data showed that 300 merchants of Ayala Centrio Mall, 75 local establishments, and 22 overseas employment agencies participated in the Mega Job Fair.