Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has granted P 2, 500 as gratuity pay for each of the qualified 1, 620 Job Order workers in addition to the P 2, 500 hazard pay already allotted for them and will be released shortly.
Thus, Mayor Remollo said that each of the qualified contract of service or job order worker will now be able to get a total of P 5, 000 cash bonus for the year 2021 in recognition of their industry and dedication to service despite the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic and natural disasters.
Just this afternoon of December 29, 2021, President Rodrigo Duterte issued Administrative Order No. 46 allowing the grant of gratuity pay to workers who have rendered at least 4 months of actual satisfactory performance of services as stipulated in their respective contracts as of December 15, 2021.
Mayor Remollo has endorsed the budget request of P 4 million to fund the grant of gratuity pay through Councilor Lilani Ramon, Chairperson of the Committee on Appropriation, for deliberations and approval by the City Council during its special session, Thursday.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!