Filipinos, we are with you - FastJobs stands with Businesses and Job Seekers Amidst CoVid 2019 & Metro Manila Lockdown

March 18, 2020

March 12, 2020 at 9:00PM, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addressed Filipinos during a presscon thus confirming the Metro Manila Community Quarantine due to the spike of confirmed CoVid cases in the region as well as confirmed reports of 11 fatalities.

With the Coronavirus situation evolving, businesses and employees throughout the region are starting to feel the impact. With the impending layoffs and freeze in some recruitment efforts, employers and jobseekers alike are starting to worry for their means of livelihood.

FastJobs, the fastest growing online job portal, continues its commitment to provide jobseekers access to job opportunities and for businesses to hire faster to help them drive businesses forward.

“At FastJobs, we call Philippines our home and we will do our part to support our community.” Sebastian Raphael San, General Manager of FastJobs Philippines says “Our commitment to each and every business partner and FastJobs Jobseeker - we will stand by you during the good times and the bad.”

The FastJobs platform will still be available for job seekers to utilize. The team has also taken extra measures to encourage employers take precautionary measures when hiring to avoid contact or infection which includes moving interviews through phone calls or video calls.

“We have reached out to our Employers and many have said that it’s business as usual for recruitment and they plan to continue to hire” said Sebastian San. “We are glad to be working with Forward Thinking companies to help them plan ahead for their hiring needs once the Coronavirus effects subsides.”

To support our valued employers, FastJobs is extending up to 5 FREE JOB POSTS as a way of providing employers access to more Jobseekers. To avail of job postings, they may reach the team at or through . They will need to provide the standard government documents to also ensure the safety of our job seekers.

We won’t let this pandemic affect our mission to provide equal access to job opportunities for All. FastJobs will continue to do its utmost best to contribute to the Filipino community during these trying times.

About FastJobs

FastJobs is Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing mobile job app which makes job search easy and convenient for non-executive employment. With over 2.5 million downloads across the region, FastJobs combines technology and industry insight to simplify the job matching process and connect jobseekers with trusted employers.

FastJobs has grown to become a multi award-winning job platform since its launch in 2015, having emerged, among others, as the Best New Recruitment Solution Provider (Gold, Singapore and Malaysia) at the 2018 HR Vendors of the Year Awards.

As it strives to continuously support business success and enable everyone to meaningfully participate in the global economy through better access to job opportunities, jobseekers can trust that the right job is just a few taps away on the FastJobs platform.

For more information, you may reach

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