Capitol employees get P58K bonus

Employees of the provincial government of Negros Occidental are receiving their incentives as ordered by Gov. Alfredo Marañon, Jr.

Initial release is P20,000 for Collective Negotiation Agreement (CNA), P3,000 anniversary bonus and P5,000 Productivity Enhancement Incentives, and the last release will be next week before end of the month, the amount of another P25,000, or a total of P58,000 each provincial employee.

Aside from the benefits given to the employees, Gov. Marañon has also distributed yesterday the checks amounting to P50,000 to the families of barangay officials who died in this quarter. This include the barangay tanod, kagawad, barangay captains, drivers, and other barangay employees. The said benefits is under the Barangay Insurance program of the provincial government that Gov. Marañon initiated. The distribution of checks was assisted by Second District Board Member Salvador Escalante.*(Edith B. Colmo)