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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 13, 2018

Mar 13, 2018 - 12:02 PM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn’t miss this Tuesday

A man wades through a lake at sunset in Pantanal, Mato Grosso, Brazil on March 7, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / CARL DE SOUZA

AFP chief Año is next DILG chief – Duterte

May 10, 2017 - 3:40 PM

4TH UPDATE Armed Forces of the Philippines chief General Eduardo Año will take over the Department of the Interior and Local Government after he retires in October says President Rodrigo Duterte

ANOTHER GENERAL. Outgoing AFP Chief of Staff Eduardo Año will be the new interior secretary. File photo by Rappler

140 local offices get 'excellent' rating in gov't service – CSC

Feb 02, 2017 - 8:07 PM

Meanwhile 127 offices received a failed rating in the Civil Service Commission s 2016 Report Card Survey on the quality of service of frontline government offices

Trump campaign against bureaucracy alarms U.S. federal workers

Jan 26, 2017 - 10:38 AM

US officials are alarmed by the launch of President Donald Trump s drive to rein in the federal bureaucracy from hiring freezes to gag orders

The US Capitol Building is seen through fences in Washington, DC, on January 19, 2017. Jewel Samad/AFP

#NotOnMyWatch: How to transfer ownership of inherited land

Jan 17, 2017 - 3:31 PM

The process for transferring ownership of inherited land is confusing a netizen reports Their application has been pending for almost two years

DOF gets P21.5 M grant from Germany for anti-red tape drive

Nov 07, 2016 - 7:00 PM

The grant is given by the KFW group and will be used to streamline export import permits processing to 3 days

Success stories from the 8888 hotline

Oct 09, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Citizen complaints received through the hotline get forwarded to concerned agencies for immediate action

Why do some millennials choose government?

Sep 10, 2016 - 9:08 PM

The millennials reputation of being a disconnected generation seems to betray their close identification with public service and civic engagement

YOUTH IN GOVERNMENT. Bea Orante, Tricia Villaluz, and Anna Motohara Venturina work in the government for different reasons.

‘Bloated’ anti-poverty body: Maza dismisses 155 consultants

Sep 02, 2016 - 8:02 PM

Aside from sacking these consultants who have enjoyed bloated compensation package NAPC Secretary Liza Maza also terminates 82 contractual workers

New police chief shares plan to address corruption in police force

Jun 25, 2016 - 7:07 PM

The Indonesian police force is regarded as one of the most corrupt institutions in the country

ADDRESSING CORRUPTION. New police chief Tito Karnavian says addressing corruption is on top of his agenda. File photo by AFP

3 things I learned as a millennial in government

May 14, 2016 - 8:30 PM

I am proud to say that my short stay in government gave me insights and lessons impossible to summarize in a list

CONVERSATION: What problems did you encounter during voters' registration?

Oct 26, 2015 - 5:15 PM

Join our Twitter conversation on @rapplerdotcom with Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez and election watchdog Lente PH on Tuesday October 27 at 4 pm

PH climbs 5 notches in WEF competitiveness rankings

Sep 30, 2015 - 6:22 PM

UPDATED Since the start of the Aquino administration the Philippines has moved up a total of 38 places from 85 in the 2010 2011 report to 47 in the latest one

MOST IMPROVED. Since the start of the Aquino administration, the Philippines has moved up a total of 38 places, from 85 in the 2010-2011 report to 47 in the latest one. Background image from Shutterstock

DOE e-system to hasten process for new energy projects

Jun 03, 2015 - 6:51 PM

The Energy Virtual One Shared System EVOSS – which the DOE targets to be operational by the fourth quarter of 2015 – will initially cover renewable energy projects

Can Filipinos destroy political dynasties?

May 15, 2015 - 6:39 PM

Filipinos can commit to take a step further by passionately convincing others to never cast a vote for a candidate who belongs to a political dynasty

Finding the good in government

Aug 03, 2014 - 7:00 AM

There are thousands of government employees out there who truly serve

Scaling up the bureaucracy

May 16, 2014 - 10:22 AM

Compared to their private sector counterparts many government employees are disadvantaged in 3 areas: competence confidence compensation

Yolanda Ong

10 right things to expect from government offices

Apr 23, 2014 - 8:42 AM

Learn what you should expect when visiting a government agency

#PugadBaboy: Government pace

Nov 16, 2013 - 5:00 AM

The pace of relief efforts

Gov't workers to get clothing allowance hike

Mar 07, 2012 - 5:58 PM

Employees working in public offices will soon enjoy an additional P1 000 for their uniform allowance