Bong Go seeks pay hike for gov’t workers

July 08, 2019
NEWLY elected Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go filed his first ten legislative measures last Tuesday, one of which is SB 200 - An Act Modifying the Salary Schedule for Civilian Government Personnel. This bill seeks to increase the salary of civilian government personnel including teachers and nurses serving in public institutions.

New anti-kidnap group chief assumes position

PHILIPPINE National Police Chief Directorial Staff Lieutenant General Camilo Pancratius P. Cascolan yesterday installed Colonel Jonnel C. Estomo as the new acting director of the PNP Anti-Kidnapping Group and called on the latter to equal if not surpass the good job of his predecessor in curing kidnappings-for-ransom.

Eleazar to meet militants for 4th SONA security

AS part of the security preparation on the 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, Philippine National Police (PNP)-National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) Director Major General Guillermo Eleazar will meet leaders of militant groups who are expected to hold protest actions to ensure peace, order and safety on July 22.