Diskwento caravan on Labor Day PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 01 May 2016 15:00

The Department of Trade and Industry- Zamboanga City Office (DTI-ZCO), in coordination with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), will hold today a Labor Day Diskwento Caravan from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at Zamboanga Ecozone and Freeport, Zamboanga City.

The conduct of Diskwento Caravan is DTI’s way of bringing basic and prime commodities to include school supplies, uniforms, bags and shoes etc. at discounted prices easy and more accessible to low income earners.

During the Labor Day Diskwento Caravan, basic necessities and prime commodities including school supplies will be sold at discounted prices by local department stores and distributors. At least ten percent (10%) discount will be given by participating stores and distributors.

“We join hands with and reiterate our support to the labor sector in the celebration of this year’s Labor Day,” declared DTI-ZCO Provincial Director Engr. Rolando G. Acuna.

“We fervently hope that this Diskwento Caravan plays a part in making the Labor Day celebration more festive and momentous for our workers and their families, thus we are inviting everyone to come to Ecozone and take advantage of this opportunity to avail of discounted goods”, said Engr. Acuna.

Aside from the Diskwento Caravan, DOLE and its partner agencies have lined up numerous activities for the Labor Day celebration such as job fair, raffle draws, games, community boodle fight, free use of Ecozone amenities, military static display, Zumba, auto cross and display, among others. —  Gyver D. Amazon