[Statement] BONUSES ARE NOT ENOUGH! -TDC

BONUSES ARE NOT ENOUGH! The bonus for this year is seemingly doubled as compared to the previous one because this year-end, some provisions of EO 201 signed by former president Noynoy Aquino in February will be implemented. The said EO has become the substitute action of Malacanang for the planned Salary Standardization Law 2015 (SSL…

[Press Release] Teachers vow for more protests -TDC

Teachers vow for more protests July 29, 2014   The Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) on Tuesday warned of more massive protest after the president’s SONA speech on Monday did not mention of assurance that a salary increase will be provided for the 600, 000 state mentors next year. “Very frustrating!” Said Benjo Basas, a public…

[Press Release] Teachers call for tax reform -TDC

Teachers call for tax reform Amidst their call for a P10, 000 increase in the salaries of teachers and education employees, the Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) once again challenge the government to reform the taxation system. “A reformed tax system, especially for individuals would mean a more efficient collection that would improve the state fund.…