Government employees could have another salary increase in 2016

Government employees can look forward to another salary increase next year before President Aquino’s term ends.

A total of P50.6 billion was included in the proposed P3.002-trillion national budget for 2016 for the possible increase in the salaries of government workers.

Budget Secretary Florencio Abad said a proposal for the wage increase is still being finalized.

"I think a P3,000 average per month increase is the floor being sought. And I have to stress the fact that I am using an average here. It may not also be uniform because of the varying salary rates," Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto explained. Continue reading on ManilaTimes.net.

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