ANGELES CITY – A total of 1,320 employees at the City Hall received their ₱5,000 Productivity Enhancement Incentive bonus on December 14, 2022.
This is the third incentive released for the employees since November, as per Memorandum No. 1385 ordered by Mayor Carmelo “Pogi” Lazatin, Jr.
Among the cash incentives released are the year-end bonus last November 15; and ₱3,000 year-end gratuity of 3,100 Contract of Service employees last Dec. 7.
Apart from these cash bonuses, the 1,320 employees – 872 permanent; 343 casual; and 15 contractual –are set to receive two more cash incentives of ₱6,000 for the Service Recognition Incentive and ₱6,000 for the Collective Negotiation Agreement.
Flordeliza Santos, president of the Association of Government Employees for a New Dynamic Angeles City (AGENDA), said the administration of Mayor Lazatin continues to look out for the welfare of the employees.
“Ito po ay nagpapatunay na kinikilala po ng atin pamahalaan ang kasipagan ng ating mga kawani at tunay nga pong nakakataba ng puso and pagpapahalagang ibinibigay ni Mayor Pogi sa amin. Maraming salamat po at maasahan po ninyo na lalo pa pong naming pagbubutihan ang aming mga trabaho,” Santos said.
“The release of the Productivity Enhancement Incentive (PEI) is very timely. Malaking tulong po ito sa ating mga empleyado, lalo na po ngayong nalalapit na kapaskuhan,” Santos added.
Aside from the cash incentives, Santos underscored the efforts and dedication of the administration in prioritizing the welfare of the employees, even of their families, also mentioning the 10 kilograms of rice and ham given to the employees.