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Rappler's latest stories on bonuses


Gov't workers to receive mid-year bonus starting May 15

May 09, 2018 - 2:45 PM

The total amount allocated for the mid-year bonus stands at P36.2 billion

BONUS. Government employees will receive their mid-year bonus starting May 15.

COA to MWSS employees: Return P73M in bonuses, allowances

Jan 09, 2017 - 4:20 PM

The Commission on Audit rejects the appeal of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System and orders its employees to return the bonuses and allowances given in 2009

Cagayan State U ordered to return P27M yearend bonuses

Sep 05, 2016 - 10:52 AM

All officials and employees of Cagayan State University are ordered to return the P40 000 year end incentive they received in 2014

Volkswagen top executives ready to accept 'sharp cuts' in bonuses

Apr 13, 2016 - 11:40 PM

Bonuses for executives of the German carmaker usually reach millions of euros a year

epa05228045 A man looks at the Volkswagen display at the 2016 New York International Auto Show at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York, New York, USA, 23 March 2016. The show is open to the public from 25 March until 03 April 2016. EPA/JUSTIN LANE

COA orders PhilHealth to return P63M unlawful cash bonuses

Apr 03, 2016 - 6:34 PM

State auditors say that the productivity incentive bonuses released in 2011 have no legal basis

These 5 industries provided the top employee bonuses in 2015 – Jobstreet

Oct 27, 2015 - 3:43 PM

Jobstreet s 2015 Bonuses Report survey tells us which industries in the Philippines have the biggest bonuses

13TH MONTH PAY.'s Bonuses Report says that the Utilities industry has the most number of companies that give guaranteed bonuses on top of the mandated 13th month pay. Illustration by Raffy de Guzman

Cebu water district won't return P53M disallowed bonuses yet

May 08, 2015 - 12:27 PM

Metro Cebu Water District will ask the Commission on Audit to reconsider its decision that the bonuses given to MCWD officials and employees were not legal

COA to water districts: Return P90M illegal bonuses

May 04, 2015 - 7:55 PM

Six water districts are covered by the order with Metropolitan Cebu Water District on top of the list for more than P50 million in unauthorized incentives

COA to Pampanga officials: Return P66.9M bonuses

Apr 15, 2015 - 6:07 PM

The provincial government gave employees and officials about P40 000 each in bonuses when the law allowed only P5 000 each

LLDA employees ordered to return P4M in unauthorized bonuses

Jan 19, 2015 - 7:05 PM

State audit report shows the Laguna Lake Development Authority touched the agency s operating expenses just to be able to disburse the unauthorized benefits

5 industries with biggest employee bonuses

Oct 29, 2014 - 1:34 PM

Find out if your industry is among the top bonus providers according to the 2014 Bonuses Report survey of Jobstreet Philippines

SC stops COA order vs DBP productivity perks

Sep 16, 2014 - 9:37 PM

The High Court issues a TRO on the enforcement of a COA order disallowing the grant of the DBP Governance Forum Productivity Award

COA to Nabcor: Refund P5.5-M illegal perks

Apr 22, 2014 - 7:39 AM

COA says Nabcor sourced performance bonuses for its employees from project funds and not savings in 2006 and 2007

DOF opposes plan to raise 13th month pay tax exemption cap

Feb 20, 2014 - 4:31 PM

Raising the cap will result in billions of pesos in foregone revenues that government can use for social services says the Finance department

DEFICIT SPENDING. The Philippines is hard-pressed to shore up tax collections to trim its budget deficit. AFP Photo

COA to DOT officials: Refund P162-M illegal perks

Jan 26, 2014 - 8:17 PM

According to the auditors employees received P48 000 in bonuses in 2011 when they should have only gotten P25 000

This time, COA targets PEZA

Jan 22, 2014 - 6:24 PM

The Commission on Audit orders officials and employees of the Philippine Economic Zone Authority to return P20 million in bonuses

UNLAWFUL STIPENDS. File photo of COA Chairperson Grace Pulido-Tan. Photo by Rappler

COA: DBP perks in 2005-06 had no legal basis

Jan 19, 2014 - 3:44 PM

The COA ruling covers P151 7 million worth of bonuses and perks given to officials and staff of the government owned corporation between 2005 and 2006

PhilHealth to bring perks issue to SC

Jan 19, 2014 - 1:03 AM

PhilHealth in a statement Saturday says it is being unfairly misjudged even after formally explaining in November 2013 the legality of the bonuses

Unauthorized GOCC bonuses? Blame Arroyo

Jan 17, 2014 - 4:20 PM

The Governance Commission for GOCCs says it has not approved any increases in benefits or bonuses since September 2010 and most releases of GOCCs have legal basis

COA: PhilHealth perks illegal, unreasonable

Jan 16, 2014 - 10:01 PM

The state audit agency junks Philhealth s appeal to reverse the disallowance of P87 79M in bonuses and allowances paid to execs and employees in 2003 and 2004

Philhealth defies COA, pays P1.45-B bonuses

Oct 14, 2013 - 8:42 PM

While its reserve fund falls P3 8 billion short of the minimum required Philhealth also gives private contractors special events gift and project completion benefit

Palace defends fat bonuses of MWSS execs

Jul 29, 2013 - 7:00 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda says the P300 000 P500 000 bonus of MWSS directors is legal

Teachers' group on bonus: We deserve more

Jul 17, 2013 - 11:11 PM

The Alliance of Concerned Teachers demands an apology from DepEd Assistant Secretary Jesus Manuel who said teachers tend not to perform without bonuses

File photo by Rappler/Zak Yuson

Gov't workers enjoy mid-year bonuses

May 15, 2012 - 4:04 PM

The bonuses are released in time for school enrollment