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Photos L-R:  1st Photo:  Jiangxi Oishi Senior Manager briefs Philippine Consul General Maria Antonina M. Mendoza - Oblena during the latter's visit to the Liwayway/Oishi facility in Jiangxi.
2nd Photo, L-R:  PCG Xiamen officials with Filipinos at Jiangxi Oishi:
(L-R:. Production Supervisor Rey Anthony Serrano, Maintenance Supervisor Jay Herrera, Quality Control Supervisor Jenerose Diaz, Production Supervisor Fernando Escalano; PCG Xiamen Faith Bautista,Construction Supervisor Rey TingSenior Manager Giovanni Dy- Hernandez,  PCG Xiamen CG Mendoza- Oblena, Manager Neil Escalderon,  Production Operator Ronaldo Rimbao, PCG Xiamen Interpreter Fubin Huang)
Not in photo are Production Operator Rimando Malacura, Production Operators Jaime Lopez and Dominador Antoy Jr

On the occasion of her participation to the Red Tour organized by Fujian and Jiangxi Provincial Governments, Consul General Maria Antonina Mendoza-Oblena arrived a day earlier in Jiangxi to visit the Liwayway Oishi Food and Packaging Plant in De’An County, City of Jiujiang and to meet with Filipinos in Jiangxi Province.

The visit to Oishi began with the CG’s meeting with the 8/11 (3 were on night shift) Filipino supervisors (for 500 employees) of Jiangxi Oishi   Manager Neil Escalderon rendered a briefing about the history and ongoing operations of Oishi in China.  From 1993 to the presents, Oishi has become of the well-known brands and star enterprise in China.

The Filipino supervisors, who have usually been in China for an average of 10 years came from and were trained at the Oishi Plant in the Philippines, mainly from Cavite.

The briefing was followed by a tour of the food and packaging plants with Senior Manager Giovanni Hernandez-Dy carefully explaining the processes involved in food production and packaging preparation.  The Food and Packaging Plants were immaculate, well-maintained and employs state-of-art, high technology machines.

After the visit to Oishi, Consul General Mendoza-Oblena had a dinner meeting with Filipinos from all over Jiangxi, majority of whom are teachers.  One attendee is a lady engineer. The Filipinos thanked the new Consul General for having visited them and expressed their appreciation for the continued care and support that PCG Xiamen is extending to them.  

CG Oblena gave a short briefing about the Consulate General’s functions and operations and provided a bird’s eye view of what they can expect from the Consulate General in the coming months.  She reiterated the PCG’s readiness to assist Filipinos with concerns, especially in the Fujian and Jiangxi provinces, and the commitment to serve the country with the interests of its citizens on hand.   
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Front row, L-R:  Senior Manager Giovanni Dy-Hernandez, Engineer Wei with Baby Wei, University Teacher Liliafe Tan, CG Maria Antonina Mendoza-Oblena,
Teacher Veronica Piñana, Media Manager Kim Rubina, PCGXiamen Faith Bautista, PCGXiamen Interpreter Fubin Huang
Back row, L-R: Manager Neil Escalderon , Engr. Risa Mar Cataluna, Teacher Ana Diarez, Teacher Christopher Pardinas, Teacher Juvy Cabaluna, Teacher Andrea Stanley.