President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order implementing the pension increase for the two million retirees of the Social Security System.
President Rodrigo Duterte approved the P1,000-increase in SSS pension early in January 2017.
SSS Chairman Amado Valdez apologized for the delay in the implementation of a P1,000 pension increase.
Senate President Pro Tempore Franklin Drilon rejected on Tuesday the government’s plan to increase the rate of the monthly contribution of Social Security System of members.
President Rodrigo Duterte has approved a pension increase for Social Security System (SSS) members, which will be funded with an increase in contributions.
The measure seeking a P2,000 across-the-board hike in the monthly pension of Social Security System (SSS) members hurdled the House committee level on Tuesday, November 15.