TESDA Head Joel Villanueva confirms his intention to be part of the Senate

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on TESDA Head Joel Villanueva confirms his intention to be part of the Senate 

151006192011President Benigno S. Aquino III shakes hands with Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Director General Joel Villanueva who publicly declared his intention to run for a Senate seat in the 2016 polls in his speech during the TESDA Scholars’ gathering on Tuesday (Oct. 6, 2015) at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. Before the President spoke, Villanueva confirmed the long rumors about his plans to run for the Senate. “Ako po si Joel Villanueva, isang Barista, na nag-aaply na maging kinatawan ninyo sa Senado,î he said to a prolong and loud applause from the audience. The President appointed Villanueva to the agency in 2010. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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President Aquino graces the TESDA Scholars’ gathering in Pasay City

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino graces the TESDA Scholars’ gathering in Pasay City 

151006181922President Benigno S. Aquino III talks with Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino IV (right) along with TESDA Director General Joel Villanueva (2nd from right) and Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz (extreme left) during the TESDA Scholars gathering on Tuesday (Oct. 6, 2015) at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. TESDA stands for Technical Education and Skills Development Authority. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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President Aquino attends the gathering of TESDA Scholars in Pasay City

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino attends the gathering of TESDA Scholars in Pasay City 

151006181205President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his message during the gathering of the TESDA Scholars on Tuesday (Oct. 6, 2015) at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. TESDA stands for Technical Education and Skills Development Authority. (PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)
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TESDA Director General declares senatorial bid

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on TESDA Director General declares senatorial bid 

151006170754Director General Joel Villanueva of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) waves to the crowd after announcing his bid to join the senatorial race on the 2016 elections during a TESDA event on Tuesday (Oct.6, 2015) at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. Villanueva is among those being considered by the administration Liberal Party which is set to officially announce its senatorial line-up this week. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)lam/acd

Aquino graces graduation of Special Training for Employment Program of TESDA

June 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on Aquino graces graduation of Special Training for Employment Program of TESDA 

MANILA, June 23 — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Tuesday congratulated the 2,022 graduates of the Special Training for Employment Program (STEP) of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), expressing his admiration for their determination to better their lives.

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Meralco oust reigning champion Purefoods in PBA Philippine Cup

December 12, 2014 by · Comments Off on Meralco oust reigning champion Purefoods in PBA Philippine Cup 

MANILA, Dec. 12 – Meralco dethroned the four-peat champion Purefoods Star Hotshots, 77-65, Thursday night in the first stage of the PBA Philippine Cup quarterfinals at the Cuneta Astrodome.

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Universities and Colleges attended First Inter-Collegiate Campus Forum

November 7, 2014 by · Comments Off on Universities and Colleges attended First Inter-Collegiate Campus Forum 

141106182659The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), through its News and Information Bureau (NIB) Gender and Development Program, led Thursday the conduct of the First Inter-Collegiate Campus Forum on the theme “Towards a Gender Fair Media.” With the City University of Pasay as host campus, the forum, attended by communication arts and journalism students from other universities and colleges in Metro Manila held at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City. PCOO Secretary Herminio B. Coloma Jr., (center, holding microphone), who is concurrently chairperson of the government’s Gender Equality Committee (GEC), emphasized the essence of being aware, knowledgeable and pro-active in order to move towards the achievement of the goal of coming out with a gender sensitive media. (PNA photo by Ben Briones)

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