GSIS opens online COVID-19 emergency loan for members, pensioners nationwide

Date Posted: April 14, 2020 State pension fund Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) President and General Manager Rolando Ledesma Macasaet announced today that its members and pensioners nationwide may now apply for the GSIS COVID-19 Emergency Loan program online. “Under the GSIS Emergency Loan program, our members and pensioners may take out a Php20,000-loan which is payable in three years at only 6% interest per annum. The loan is covered by an insurance, which deems the loan fully paid in case of the borrower’s demise. ” Macasaet said. Macasaet explained that to apply for the loan online, the borrower only...

GSIS invites entries to its 2017 art tilt

Date Posted: March 17, 2017 The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is inviting entries to the 2017 GSIS National Art Competition, one of the country’s biggest and much-awaited art contests. According to GSIS officer-in-charge and Senior Vice President for NCR Operations, Atty. Nora Malubay-Saludares, Filipino artists both based here and abroad may join any or all of the contest’s three categories: representational (figurative), nonrepresentational (abstract), and sculpture. “The competition, which is now on its 13th year, has an open theme this year to encourage artists to conceptualize freely. We would like this art competition to continue recognizing and promoting the...