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Gov't employees 'happier' at work – Jobstreet study

Jun 11, 2018 - 10:08 PM

The main drivers of happiness among workers are the reputation of the agency they work in; good relationship with immediate bosses; and the mission, vision, and values of the agency

STUDY. JobStreet reveals government employees report higher than average fulfillment at work. Photo by Jobstreet.com

June 24 CSC exams to be conducted in these schools

Jun 11, 2018 - 3:27 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Civil Service Commission will conduct this year’s Fire Office Examination, Penology Officer Examination, and Basic Competency on Local Treasury Examination on June 24

CSC accepts application for barangay official eligibility

May 31, 2018 - 8:31 AM

PRESS RELEASE: The Civil Service Commission encourages former barangay officials to apply for Barangay Official Eligibility

CSC releases results of March 18 Career Service exams

May 22, 2018 - 1:25 PM

PRESS RELEASE: CY Rodriguez from NCR topped the Professional level with a rating of 87.01, while Arvin Aliguin from Southern Tagalog topped the SubProfessional level with 88.36 rating

CSC to conduct another career service exam on August 12

Apr 24, 2018 - 6:43 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Acceptance of applications is until June 22, 2018

CSC releases reminders for March 18 career service examinees

Mar 14, 2018 - 1:48 PM

The Civil Service Commission says that a strict 'No ID, No Exam' policy will be observed

Sereno hints at opposition to Charter Change

Mar 07, 2018 - 2:18 PM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno rallies support for the constitutional bodies facing threats of either abolition or dilution under Cha-Cha proposals

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno speaks a forum during 'Laban ng Kababaihan, Laban ng Bayan', at St. Scholastica College in Manila for celebration of International Women's day on March 07, 2018. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

[OPINION] Duterte’s Cha-Cha reverses gains of EDSA

Mar 02, 2018 - 3:42 PM

At the very least, these proposed amendments grant immense powers to Duterte and effectively dismantle whatever system of checks and balances there is

CSC accepting candidates for leadership certification program

Mar 02, 2018 - 2:48 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Registered individuals will take a Pre-Qualifying Test, composed of a general ability test and an essay test, on March 23, 2018

UN Geneva staff plan work stoppage over pay cuts

Feb 25, 2018 - 10:35 PM

(UPDATED) It is still unclear how many of the 9,500 United Nations staff in Geneva are joining the strike on Tuesday, February 27

UN. The United Nations headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. File photo by AFP

[OPINION] Civil servants

Jan 29, 2018 - 10:23 AM

Current leaders come and go. But a core of career civil servants keeps the government going. They help the government survive every round of carpet-baggers and charlatans our broken political system throws into leadership.

Davao mall fire, rules for public servants, Putin’s reelection bid | Midday wRap

Dec 28, 2017 - 2:18 PM

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Gov’t workers involved in fixing face dismissal – CSC

Dec 28, 2017 - 10:03 AM

Fixing or involvement with fixers is now part of the Civil Service Commission's list of administrative offenses

FIXERS. Government officials and employees may face suspension and permanent removal from public service if found guilty of engaging in fixing. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Search is on for honest, hardworking government workers

Dec 20, 2017 - 5:36 PM

PRESS RELEASE: All government workers in the career and non-career service including appointive barangay may be nominated

Sereno impeachment: SC benefits committee sidelined 'Justice Midas'

Dec 06, 2017 - 9:00 PM

House members gang up on Supreme Court personnel over a benefits committee that took away the powers of Court Administrator Midas Marquez

Supreme Court, Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez testifies before the House Committee on Justice hearing on the impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Marquez: Groups created by Sereno delayed benefits for judges, justices

Dec 05, 2017 - 3:03 PM

(UPDATED) Sereno's lawyer insists the creation of the working groups was intended to implement a consistent process

BELATED ACTION? Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez tells the House justice committee on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, that the committee created by Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno approved the long pending applications for survivorship benefits after the matter was mentioned in the impeachment complaint against her. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Avengers or Suicide Squad? When Sereno and Morales attend a forum together

Dec 02, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The former colleagues on the bench tease each other, but they also send a strong message

Human Rights Commissioner Chito Gascon, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales attend the Constitutional Fiscal Autonomy Group (CFAG) forum on November 29, 2017. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Ombudsman/PRIMB

CJ Sereno to constitutional bodies: Step up in advancing human rights

Nov 23, 2017 - 1:00 PM

'A justice sector does not function if the investigative and the prosecutorial services are not doing their jobs,' says Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno

CALL TO ACTION. Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno calls to action the constitional bodies in probing alleged human rights violations in the govennment's war on drugs. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

CSC releases 2018 civil service examination calendar

Nov 22, 2017 - 4:00 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Filing of applications for the first schedule of the career service exams on March 18 is ongoing until January 31, 2018

CSC announces 2018 schedule of career service exams

Nov 16, 2017 - 2:59 PM

The deadline for submission of application is on January 31, 2018

3 Davao city hall employees fired for drug use

Nov 10, 2017 - 8:53 AM

Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio has given two options for employees who would test positive: rehabilitation under city government supervision or termination from work

Search for 2018 Outstanding Government Workers opens

Oct 27, 2017 - 4:42 PM

The deadline of nomination is on March 30, 2018

What happens to Ubial after CA rejection?

Oct 11, 2017 - 2:02 PM

Unlike other rejected Cabinet officials, health secretary Paulyn Ubial is a career official who has served two decades in government

REJECTED. Outgoing health secretary Paulyn Ubial during her confirmation hearing on October 10. Screenshot by Rappler

CSC conducts eligibility test for local treasury service

Sep 29, 2017 - 11:37 AM

The CSC said passing the BCLTE will result in the conferment of the Local Treasurer Eligibility

CSC salutes outstanding public school teachers

Sep 28, 2017 - 12:55 PM

PRESS RELEASE: 8 teachers are among the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers awarded by the Civil Service Commission

File photo from AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, September 28, 2017

Sep 28, 2017 - 10:22 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Thursday.

John Paul Solano. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

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Sep 27, 2017 - 9:18 PM

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Only addresses should be hidden in SALNs – Civil Service Commission

Sep 27, 2017 - 2:25 PM

'Dapat we are ready to show the people how we accumulate our wealth while we are working in the government,' says CSC Assistant Commissioner Ariel Ronquillo

Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Slain CSC official in drug watchlist, but PNP probe focuses on work

Sep 19, 2017 - 10:24 PM

Cagayan provincial police director Warren Tolito says Agustin surrendered to Tuguegarao police at the height of Oplan Tokhang in August 2016. Police investigators, however, are focused on work-related motives due to the nature of Agustin’s work.

NEIL AGUSTIN. Photo from CSC Region 2 Facebook Page.

CSC regional head in Cagayan Valley shot dead

Sep 16, 2017 - 11:49 PM

Lawyer Neil Agustin dies on the spot after unknown motorcycle-riding gunmen fired shots at his vehicle

Help CSC vet nominees for outstanding gov't workers award

Aug 09, 2017 - 2:22 PM

The public may send feedback on the DnB semi finalists until August 18 2017

Civil Service Commission's budget for 2018 approved without questions

Aug 09, 2017 - 8:00 AM

The Civil Service Commission s proposed 2018 budget is at P1 5 billion slightly higher than its 2017 budget of P1 4 billion

DOH targets release of smoking ban rules before SONA

May 30, 2017 - 3:45 PM

Local governments are encouraged to pass their own local ordinances that will implement Executive Order 26 and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

NO TO TOBACCO. Tobacco control advocates join the World Health Organization and the Department of Health to commemorate this year's World No Tobacco Day. Photo by Jee Y. Geronimo/Rappler

Bautista richest, Gascon poorest among heads of constitutional bodies

May 18, 2017 - 8:01 PM

The Comelec and CHR chiefs net worth as well as that of the Ombudsman and chairpersons of COA and CSC all increase in 2016

Code of Ethics for gov't officials applies to Mocha Uson's blog

May 12, 2017 - 8:37 PM

Newly appointed assistant secretary Mocha Uson can no longer misbehave in her blog

RECAP: Declarations and statements at the 30th ASEAN Summit

Apr 29, 2017 - 5:19 PM

Here are the declarations and statements announced at the 30th ASEAN Summit in Manila

CSC calls for applications for the August CS exams

Apr 06, 2017 - 2:27 PM

The CSC reminds interested individuals to file their applications early as acceptance is on a first come first served basis

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Mar 30, 2017 - 8:40 PM

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Aklan mayor suspended for having mistress

Mar 27, 2017 - 5:05 PM

Mayor Denny Refol earlier argued that many other public officials also have illicit relationships

Office of the Ombudsman Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Is Yasay the first appointee to be rejected by the CA?

Mar 08, 2017 - 7:35 PM

Rejection of a presidential appointee by the Commission on Appointments is rare in Philippine history

How LRA is dealing with fixers in land titling

Mar 04, 2017 - 11:51 AM

A computerized system introduced in 2008 is supposed to address corruption by making processes uniform and transparent and by reducing discretion on the part of land titling personnel But is the system effective?

CSC reminds gov't workers: Observe work hours, don't be late

Feb 20, 2017 - 8:35 PM

The Civil Service Commission issues a memorandum amid reports that some government officials and employees do not observe prescribed office hours

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

Gordon, Trillanes to hold separate probes on BI scandal

Jan 18, 2017 - 5:58 PM

Hopefully this will nurture a peaceful atmosphere in the Senate considering we need to pass a number of legislation before the adjournment of session in March says Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III who moved to have the issue probed by the committees of the two senators

CSC calls for applications for March civil service exams

Jan 05, 2017 - 9:29 AM

PRESS RELEASE: Deadline for submission of applications for the March 12 CSE PPT is on January 20

#LingkodBayani: Meet the outstanding public servants of 2016

Dec 20, 2016 - 6:25 PM

They are the recipients of the 2016 Presidential Lingkod Bayan Dangal ng Bayan and Civil Service Commission CSC Pagasa awards

President Rodrigo Duterte congratulates 2016 Dangal ng Bayan awardee Rio Ador Gabaisen, a hearing-impaired teacher at Dapa Central Elementary School & SPED Center, on December 19, 2016 at Malacañang. Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Public servants recognized for outstanding work in gov't

Dec 19, 2016 - 8:59 PM

President Duterte thanks this year s batch of exemplary government workers for going the extra mile in public service

OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVANTS. President Rodrigo Duterte confers the awards to the 2016 Presidential Lingkod Bayan awardees at Malacañang on December 19, 2016. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

CSC to release results of civil service exam in Hong Kong

Dec 16, 2016 - 1:21 PM

The list of passers will be posted on the CSC website at www csc gov ph

CSC confers eligibility to 22,978 exam passers

Dec 14, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Garnering a rating of 91 17 Clinton John Minglana from Caraga bested 175 305 total examinees of the Professional test

#NotOnMyWatch CDO: Kagay-anon youth pledge to fight corruption

Nov 26, 2016 - 2:58 PM

The challenge is for us to have courage in reporting says Edison Lacea president of the Xavier University Central Student Government

CDO YOUTH PLEDGED. Attendees of the #NotOnMyWatch public forum pledged to fight to corruption. Photo by Gemma Mendoza/Rappler