By Tarra Quismundo
Already struggling to survive on their meager pay, government employees on Wednesday questioned in the Supreme Court new taxes on allowances, bonuses and other benefits of all state workers and officials estimated at more than 1 million.
By Gil C. Cabacungan
Hundreds of thousands of state workers were deprived of salary increases and modest bonuses when the Department of Budget and Management shifted their benefits to projects funded by the Disbursement Acceleration Program over the last three years.
By Gil Cabacungan
Militant lawmakers blasted the Aquino administration, on Sunday, for having billions of pesos for “hacienderos,” but no money for the salaries of 9,000 Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) employees.
By Julie M. Aurelio
Government employees affected by the recent typhoons can go on a special leave so they can attend to their affairs.
By Julie S. Alipala
Two workers of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) were freed by their abductors in Patikul, Sulu on Saturday afternoon.