employees to receive P22,500 additional bonus
Media Relations Center
December 23, 2009
TACLOBAN CITY –
Employees of the Leyte provincial government will receive higher
additional cash gifts this Christmas in the amount of P22,500.
Announcement of the
amount for the extra cash gift was the most awaited part during the
Provincial Christmas Party for the more than 2,000 capitol employees.
Leyte Governor Carlos
Jericho Petilla made the announcement himself and provided too a
breakdown of the total P22, 500 to be received by regular and casual
government have allotted P5,000 plain bonus for each of the around
2,000 employees, another P5,000 under the Productivity Enhancement
Incentive (PEI) and another P12,500 under the collective negotiation
agreement or (CNA) making the bonus P22,500 in all.
would also receive P5,000 as cash incentive this December.
Gov. Petilla said the
P5,000 plain bonus and P5,000
PEI combined can be doubled the amount under the
“Double-your-money Program” of the provincial government wherein the
amount, if not taken or collected this time, would double in May next
year that could be intended to shoulder school tuition fees of
Employees can also opt
to have the amount enrolled in the “Triple-your-money Program” wherein
the P10,000, if not immediately taken now, would grow three-fold in
case the employee gets sick or encounters any emergency be it related
to health or properties.
Gov. Petilla otherwise
discouraged the employees from selling their bonuses for them to have
extra budget to be spent during the holiday celebration.
government has allotted at least P50 million for this extra cash gift
State workers of the
capitol expect to receive the amount before December 24.