Monday, June 15, 2009

Bagumbayan, PESO & Task Force Guam Job Fair

Guam Task Force, Bagumbayan, Subic IT Council, PESO Job Fair

Over four thousand (4,000) Olongape├▒os and from neighboring provinces such as Bataan and Zambales trooped to the Olongapo City Convention Center (OCCC) on May 26, 2009 for the Special Recruitment Activity (SRA), a part of Mayor James Gordon, Jr.s job and opportunities assistance program for the people of Olongapo. The activity was a joint effort of the Subic IT Council headed by Engr. Jay Son, WOW Card Inc., Public Employment Services Office (PESO), Bagumbayan Volunteers and the City Councils Committee on Labor and Employment.

Mayor James Bong Gordon, Jr. through the Public Employment Services Office (PESO), headed by Evelyn delos Santos, thousands of job seekers were served, including the former US base employees, who are given priority on the Guam project. Twenty thousand (20,000) skilled workers are needed to fill in jobs created by the impending transfer of the US military facility in Okinawa, Japan to Guam. In line with this, an on line registration was also conducted which made the processing of applications fast and easy.

Patuloy nating ilalapit sa mamamayang Olongape├▒o ang mga trabaho sa pamamagitan ng PESO. Ito ay bahagi ng naisin ko na maiangat ang pamumuhay ng ating mga kalungsod, Mayor Gordon said. Nineteen (19) Overseas Recruitment Agencies and thirteen (13) Local Companies participated in the Special Recruitment Activity (SRA), in cooperation with the Department of Labor and Employment(DOLE), Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA), Technical Skills Development Agency (TESDA) and PESO skills Training.

Anti Con Ass Rally

Rally held in Makati to denounce Congress for its attempt to railroad Con-Ass and Cha-Cha to extend the Power of PGMA. Joined by Anak Pawis, Bayan Muna, PDP-Laban, Bagumbayan, ACT, church, academe and manu more

Sunday, June 14, 2009

Guam Update 13 June 2009 over DWGO

Guam Task Force Head Councilor Ed Piano during interview by Anchorman Romy Guerrero over DWGO AM radio 1008khz.

The recorded audio file was used as voice-over to also present Slideshow of Guam photos

Guam Update 13 June 2009 part 2

Guam Update 13 June 2009 part 3

Guam Update 13 June 2009 part 4