4 months Teachers wary that pay hike could be ‘too scant’ MB
By Merlina Hernando-Malipot While the salary increase which covers the government employees like public school teachers has already been pronounced by the President, a federation of teachers urged the government “not to be stingy” when it comes to granting the pay hike. (Jojo Riñoza / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Philippines made this call as it observed that statements of the education and finance agencies “hint that the matter of salary increase” for civilian government workers was already a “done deal” within the executive branch. For the group, the concerned agencies were “mulling over an ... more