(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 31 May 2023) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "BETTY" {MAWAR} was estimated based on all available data at 320 km East of Itbayat, Batanes (21.2°N, 124.9°E) with maximum sustained winds of 120 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 150 km/h. It is moving North Northwestward slowly. Southwest Monsoon affecting Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due Southwest Monsoon. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Moderate to Strong winds coming from South to Southwest will prevail with Moderate to Rough seas (1.2 to 2.8 meters).

Monday, February 06, 2023

Cagwait job fair attracts over 100 job seekers

Cagwait, Surigao del Sur - More than 100 job seekers flocked to Cagwait's Job and Business Fair held in Cagwait town recently.

The said activity was organized by the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) of the Local Government Unit  of Cagwait in coordination with the Department of Labor and Employment Surigao del Sur Field Office (DOLE SDSFO), featured a wide range of job opportunities in various industries.

Some six (6) local establishments from financial intermediaries, and food and marketing industries offered 456 job openings, attracting 152 aspirants.

Meanwhile, 53 participants availed of the services from five (5) government agencies at the event.

The fair also became an avenue for business owners to showcase their products and services and connect with potential investors and partners.

The job fair accordingly resulted to 64 near hires who will undergo background validation and further job interviews to complete the process before they will be officially hired by the respective employers. 

Local Chief Executive, Mayor Glenn G. Batiancilla expressed his gratitude to the participants for making the event a success. Accordingly, there is a possibility for another job fair in the upcoming Kaliguan Festival, and the official hopes that the job and business opportunities generation in the community will continue. (NGPB/IKFL, SrLEO / DOLE SDSFO/PIA-Surigao del Sur)