“Duterte to Keep Promise on Teachers’ Pay Increase” – Harry Roque

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UPDATE: on salary increase for Teachers. President Rodrigo Duterte keeps his promises. That was the assurance of Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque in a bid to allay fears of public school teachers on the pronouncement of Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno that doubling the salary of teachers was “not a priority” of this administration at this time. During the 21st Cabinet meeting on Monday, Duterte ordered his Cabinet to find ways to increase the salary of public school teachers. READ: Duterte Wants Teachers’ Salaries Hiked | #SalaryIncrease “Well, it’s very clear. He asked his…

Duterte Wants Teachers’ Salaries Hiked | #SalaryIncrease

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Salary Increase for Teachers  President Rodrigo Duterte has asked the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to find means to increase the salaries of teachers, Malacañang said Tuesday. A salary hike for teachers was discussed by the President during Monday afternoon’s Cabinet meeting, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. said Tuesday. Roque said Duterte “could be aiming” to double the entry salary for teachers, just as Congress approved a 100-percent increase in the base pay of military and other uniformed personnel in government. Roque said the proposal was “in connection with…