Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) region 10 Trabaho Negosyo Kabuhayan Job Fairs were conducted simultaneously at Limeketkai Atrium in Cagayan de Oro City in Misamis Oriental and Oroqueita City Gymnasium in Misamis Occidental on May 1 in celebration of Labor Day.
More than 200,000 jobs are available in the whole country. Meanwhile, in Northern Mindanao about 157 jobs are open for local and overseas and 14,751 job vacancies from government agencies in Northern Mindanao.
During the opening program in Cagayan de Oro City, Mayor Oscar Moreno highlighted the importance of developing and strengthening labor force in the region to make it a very globally competitive force.
There were 3,419 registered job applicants in Cagayan de Oro City (CDOC) and 216 in Oroqueita City. Meanwhile, a total of 332 applicants in Cagayan de Oro city were hired on the spot and 27 in Oroquieta City.
Furthermore, May 1 is also a celebration of 115th anniversary of Labor Day.