GSIS offers Php244M calamity assistance in Ursula-hit Eastern Samar

Date Posted: March 6, 2020 The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) opened a Php244-million emergency facility for members and pensioners in Eastern Samar (except Guiuan) who were affected by typhoon Ursula. A total of 12,197 active members working or residing in the province, as well as old-age and disability pensioners, may apply for a Php20,000 emergency loan until March 13, 2020. Earlier, the same loan window was opened in Guiuan, which ran from January 21 to February 19, 2020. Active members may qualify for the loan if they are working or residing in Eastern Samar; have updated premium payments within...