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Civil Service Commission holds 2019 Government Job Fair

Sep 12, 2019 - 6:25 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Civil Service Commission central and regional offices will hold online and onsite job fairs in selected venues nationwide

Civil Service Commission releases exam calendar for 2020

Sep 06, 2019 - 3:22 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Twelve civil service examinations are slated for 2020

June 2019 Local Treasury test results released

Aug 14, 2019 - 10:02 PM

PRESS RELEASE: A total of 475 individuals passed the Basic Competency on Local Treasury Examination given by the Civil Service Commission last June 23

Over 270,000 to take civil service exam on August 4

Aug 01, 2019 - 9:11 PM

PRESS RELEASE: 276,819 examinees will be taking the nationwide Career Service Examination-Pen and Paper Test on Sunday, August 4

Applications for intermediate local treasury exam open

Jul 25, 2019 - 9:16 AM

Press release: The test will be held in 15 testing centers nationwide

CSC releases certificates of CSE-PPT passers

Jun 28, 2019 - 8:39 PM

Passers of the March 17, 2019 Career Service Examination-Pen and Paper Test may now claim their Certification of Eligibility

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CSC grants eligibility to Sanggunian members

Jun 27, 2019 - 6:14 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Civil Service Commission encourages Sanggunian members to apply for Sanggunian Member Eligibility

Ex-CSC chair Karina David dies

May 08, 2019 - 10:36 AM

(UPDATED) Aside from her sterling career in public service, David is also remembered as the guitarist-composer of the activist singing duo Inang Laya

KARINA DAVID. Photo sourced from Every Woman campaign.

CSC: Agency heads can suspend office uniform requirement amid water crisis

Mar 16, 2019 - 1:22 PM

The Civil Service Commission says heads of agencies, including LGUs, are authorized to issue internal rules suspending the wearing of office uniforms for the duration of the water shortage in Metro Manila and drought in other areas

WATER WOES. A volunteer distributes water from a firetruck to residents of Barangay Oranbo, Pasig City on March 12, 2019. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

CSC releases results of Foreign Service Officer qualifying test

Mar 11, 2019 - 2:19 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Out of 461 examinees, Michael Joseph Ostique of NCR tops the CSE-FSO with a rating of 85.85

CSC issues reminders for March 17 civil service exams

Mar 06, 2019 - 11:58 AM

PRESS RELEASE: CSC advises examinees to check their testing center assignment through the Online Notice of School Assignment

CSC sets computerized career service exams for 1st half of 2019

Jan 09, 2019 - 7:35 PM

PRESS RELEASE: CSC COMEX is the computerized Career Service Examination, in addition to the traditional Pen and Paper Test held twice a year

March 2019 civil service exam for absent August 2018 examinees in select areas

Jan 03, 2019 - 7:53 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Examinees unable to take the August 12, 2018 Career Service Examination, Pen and Paper Test from certain regions will be allowed to take the March 17, 2019 CSE-PPT free of charge

Local Treasury test results released

Dec 04, 2018 - 8:19 PM

PRESS RELEASE: CSC conferred recently the Local Treasurer Eligibility on 651 individuals who passed the Basic Competency on Local Treasury Examination

LTFRB's Aileen Lizada named CSC commissioner

Nov 29, 2018 - 2:10 PM

(UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte also promotes his son-in-law's brother Waldo Carpio to agriculture undersecretary

Atty. Lizada, LTFRB. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Government contractuals get 2-year job extension

Nov 12, 2018 - 5:21 PM

Starting January 1, 2019, the salaries of contract of service and job order workers will be equivalent to what others in comparable positions in government are getting, says the DBM

OPPORTUNITIES. Contractual workers who are qualified will also be considered for appointment to regular positions in government agencies, the budget department announced on November 12, 2018. File photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

CSC releases 2019 civil service exams calendar

Oct 18, 2018 - 1:44 PM

The Civil Service Commission has announced the schedule of civil service examinations to be conducted in 2019

Results of August 12 Career Service exams released

Oct 18, 2018 - 12:00 AM

PRESS RELEASE: A total of 22,087 or 12.14 percent passed the government test

Former Cadiz mayor gets jail term for firing employees 20 years ago

Oct 12, 2018 - 7:30 AM

The Sandiganbayan finds former mayor Eduardo Varela in violation of Republic Act 6656, which protects the security of tenure of civil service personnel

CSC releases schools assignments and reminders for October 14 exams

Oct 09, 2018 - 10:54 PM

The following is a press release from the Civil Service Commission

[OPINION] Are all government employees not allowed to campaign?

Oct 08, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The prohibitions are not absolute.... The consistent trend of the Supreme Court is to uphold free speech and expression over any form of election regulation.

More than 7,000 vacancies to be offered at CSC’s Government Job Fair

Sep 25, 2018 - 4:15 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Government Job Fair will be held September 26-27, 2018 at SM City North EDSA Skydome, Quezon City

Traffic advisory: Fun run for public service heroes draws 15,000 runners

Aug 31, 2018 - 2:27 PM

Press release: Proceeds from the fun run will go to the families of fallen government workers

CSC clarifies availability of eligibility card

Aug 15, 2018 - 3:33 PM

Passers of career service exams and other CSC-administered tests after 2015 will be issued a temporary Certification of Eligibility printed on CSC letterhead at no cost

CSC cancels August 12 civil service exams in Metro Manila, Rizal

Aug 11, 2018 - 9:50 PM

(UPDATED) The Civil Service Commission says the Paper-and-Pen Test will proceed as scheduled in all other venues

CSC issues reminders for August 12 CS exam takers

Jul 26, 2018 - 4:49 PM

The following is a press release from the Civil Service Commission.

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.

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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