GSIS workers now 95% vaxxed

State pension fund Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) recently reported that 95% of its workers nationwide have already been vaccinated against COVID-19. “As of November 2021, a total of 4,361 of 4,581 GSIS personnel,, including job order personnel, utility workers, and security guards, have been inoculated,” GSIS President and General Manager Rolando Ledesma Macasaet reported. “Prayoridad ng GSIS ang kaligtasan ng empleyado. Kaya naman nagpapasalamat tayo na kabilang ang state workers sa Priority Group A4 ng COVID-19 Immunization Program ng ating gobyerno. We were able to book vaccinations for our employees with the local government units across the country,” Macasaet...

EC pensioners to get P252 million from GSIS

Date Posted: 26 April 2021 More than 12,000 Employee Compensation (EC) pensioners will get a total of P252 million or Php20,000 in financial assistance each from the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) in compliance with Administrative Order No. 39 recently signed by President Duterte. Under the order, Pres. Duterte directs the grant of a one-time financial assistance to all EC pensioners, as they “experience undue financial hardships because of their vulnerabilities, and in anticipation of the prolonged economic impact of the (COVID-19) pandemic in their lives.” “While we are happy to announce that we will release Php20,000 one-time financial assistance...