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Officials Say Php 10,727 Enough for a Family of Five

Just recently, CNN Philippines published an article narrating that a family of five can live on Php 10,000, as claimed by economic officials. According to Philippine Statistics Authority Assistant Secretary Rosalinda Bautista, Php 10,727 is the minimum amount for a family to have basic food and non-food items. Moreover, officials even drew a sample menu… Continue reading Officials Say Php 10,727 Enough for a Family of Five

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Iloilo City Government Bares All Awards for 2019

Just recently, the Iloilo City Government bared all awards and citations in a Facebook post. It can be recalled that Iloilo City was included in the three awardees of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, ASEAN, Clean Tourist City Award 2020 – 2022. The award lauds cities that have excelled in the beautification of public… Continue reading Iloilo City Government Bares All Awards for 2019

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Provincial Employees to Receive Christmas Bonus

Individuals employed by the Iloilo Provincial Government is set to receive Christmas bonus as well as incentives, as confirmed by the Iloilo Provincial Government Employees (AIPGE). According to AIPGE President Joecil Mayor, the Iloilo Provincial Government is qualified to receive the Performance-Based Bonus – with which is based on the 2017 rating. Moreover, employees are… Continue reading Provincial Employees to Receive Christmas Bonus

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PNP Releases List of Prohibit Firecrackers

In a Facebook post, the Philippine National Police releases a list of prohibited firecrackers. Among the prohibited firecrackers are piccolo, watusi, giant whistle bomb, giant bawang, large hudas belt, super lolo, lolo thunder, atomic bomb, atomic bomb triangulo, pillbox, boga, kwiton, goodbye earth, goodbye bading, hello Columbia, and goodbye Philippines. Moreover, the PNP also notes the… Continue reading PNP Releases List of Prohibit Firecrackers

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Yuletide Assistance Program to Benefit Barangay Officials

Just recently, President Rodrigo Duterte signed Executive Order No 99, enjoining all Sangguniang Barangays to establish a ‘Yuletide Social Assistance Program’ for officials and workers. The program will recognize barangay officials and workers for their services. “The yuletide season is an opportune time to establish such measures or programs for the economic empowerment of barangay… Continue reading Yuletide Assistance Program to Benefit Barangay Officials

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Php 4.1 Trillion National Budget for 2020 to be Approved

Just recently, the Senate and House of Representatives are set to approve the proposed Php 4.1 trillion national budget for 2020. Moreover, the expanded bicameral conference committee is set to meet in Makati. The panel is composed of 23 House Members and 14 senators. “We will convene tomorrow morning to discuss and sign the report… Continue reading Php 4.1 Trillion National Budget for 2020 to be Approved

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City Hall Employees to Receive Php 26K Worth of Bonus and Incentives

Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas announced Monday that regular employees of the Iloilo City Hall will be receiving Php 26,000 worth of bonus and cash incentives this Yuletide season. Regular employees will receive Php 11,000 worth of Collective Negotiation Agreement (CAN), Php 5,000 worth of Performance Enhancement Incentives (PEI), and Php 10,000 approved Grant of… Continue reading City Hall Employees to Receive Php 26K Worth of Bonus and Incentives

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Php 3B To Be Released to Pensioners as Christmas Cash Gift

Just recently, the Government Service Insurance System, GSIS, is set to release Php 3 billion to old age and disability pensioners as Christmas Cash Gift starting December 15. Those entitled to receive the benefit include ‘active old age and disability pensioners under Republic Act No 8291, Presidential Decree No 1146, and Republic Act 660 who… Continue reading Php 3B To Be Released to Pensioners as Christmas Cash Gift

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Free Movies for Seniors Every Tuesday

The Iloilo City Government, in a Facebook post, announced that senior citizens can enjoy free movies every Tuesday within the vicinity. The City Council has amended the ordinance establishing guidelines that will allow free movie admissions to senior citizens at movie houses, cinemas, and theaters. Ordinance author Irene Ong stated that the elderly shall be… Continue reading Free Movies for Seniors Every Tuesday

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PECO Settles Php 134M Unpaid Real Property Tax

No ‘game over’ yet for Panay Electric Company as Public Engagement and Government Affairs Head Marcelo Cacho personally delivered a check amounting to Php 134,927,522.63 to the Mayor’s Office as payment to the company’s unpaid real property tax. In a letter sent by Marcelo Cacho it was stated: “We respectfully transmit to you the Manager’s… Continue reading PECO Settles Php 134M Unpaid Real Property Tax