Officials, employees warned on travels

Morexette Erram 02/13/2018

GOVERNMENT officials and employees were warned not to travel abroad for conferences and summits using taxpayers’ money. In a speech during the inauguration of the Malasakit Help Desk at Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC) in Cebu…

Six million employees now tax-exempt – DOF

Inquirer.net 02/07/2018

The Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday reiterated that the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) Act not only benefited employees receiving an annual pay of P250,000 amid a higher tax-exempt cap, but also those with…

PhilHealth adjusts employees’ premium

PR 02/04/2018

Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) starts implementing its premium adjustment for formal economy members this year. The adjustment will be applied to employees’ PhilHealth premiums for the month of January, when employers will remit and report to…

Four CH employees suspended for under declaring mall’s tax

Nestle L. Semilla 02/02/2018

For allegedly conspiring to under declare the real property tax of a mall, four Cebu City Hall employees were placed under a 60-day preventive suspension by Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña. This after the Cebu City Employee…

Pasil fire victims get aid from SM mall employees

PR 01/22/2018

SM Foundation Inc., through the management of SM Seaside City Cebu, distributed relief items to the fire victims in Barangay Pasil, Cebu City last January 17. A massive fire hit a residential area in Barangay Pasil, Cebu…

Mall tenants find ways to help affected employees

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 01/08/2018

To help cushion the impact of the temporary closure of Ayala Center Cebu (ACC) on their employees, some of the mall tenants decided to reassign those employees to their other branches. Still, other tenants worked together to…

IT Park employees, residents temporarily evacuated due to vintage bomb extraction

Chris Ligan 12/20/2017

Workers in seven IT park buildings and residents near the area were temporarily evacuated during the extraction of a vintage bomb found in a construction site at the Cebu IT Park in Barangay Apas, Cebu City. Employees…

Seven gov’t employees from Danao and Alegria test positive for drug use

Morexette B. Erram 12/08/2017

Seven government employees from Danao City and Alegria tested positive during a series of surprised drug tests conducted by the Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) this week. Yesterday, three job-order (JO) and two regular workers from…

Solon’s bill seeks to penalize employers for delayed wages

Inquirer.net 10/15/2017

A bill seeking to penalize government and private employers who repeatedly fail to pay their employees salaries on time without justifiable reasons has been filed at the House of Representatives. In filing House Bill No. 6537, Rep.…

Cebu City employees undergo drug test

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 10/13/2017

FIFTY-FIVE personnel of Long Life Medical Assistance Program underwent a random drug testing initiated by the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) yesterday morning. Cosap chief Gary Lao said the results of the drug test…

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