4 months Ambassadors, DFA officials receive the highest indirect benefits from government budget MB
By Ben Rosario Ambassadors and officials of the Department of Foreign Affairs received the highest indirect benefits among all government functionaries, with 96 of them occupying the top 100 listed by the Commission on Audit. While the late Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr. topped the list of government officials with the highest income in 2018, his name appeared No. 85 in the list of executives who received huge indirect benefits. Ambassador Antonio R. Lagdameo (United Kingdom) received a total of P18.22 million in indirect benefits in 2018, putting his name on top of the 614 government officials ... more