Category Archives: Government

November 20, 2018 is a non-working day

  November 20, 2018 is a non-woking day for specific areas in the Philippines.   November 20, 2018 is a Muslim holiday and a non-working day in observance of “Maulidun Nabi” (Birth of Prophet Muhammad).   This is one of the five (5) Muslim legal holidays we observe in a year for provinces and cities in regions 9,… Read More »

Philippines and Libya | 42 years of diplomatic relations

  Today, November 17, we celebrate 42 years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Libya.   The Philippines and Libya established diplomatic relations on November 17, 1972.   Libya is a country in North Africa, bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, Egypt to the east, Sudan to the southeast, Chad and… Read More »

143th Birth Anniversary of Heneral Goyo

Today, November 14, 2018  is the 143rd birth anniversary of “Heneral Goyo”, the eagle of Bulacan and the martyr of “Pasong Tirad”.   “Heneral Goyo” (Gregorio del Pilar) was a Filipino general of the Philippine Revolutionary Army during the Philippine–American War.   He was born on November 14, 1875 and he passed away on December 2, 1899.

2018 Year-End Bonus and Cash Gift

Rules and Regulations On The Grant of the 2018 Year-End Bonus and Cash Gift   Starting November 15, government workers nationwide will receive their year-end bonus, equivalent to a full month’s salary, and cash gift which amounts to 5,000 pesos. DBM   Who are qualified? All positions of civilian personnel whether regular, contractual or casual in nature, appointive… Read More »