The Philippine civil service celebrates its 116th anniversary
this September, coinciding with the Civil Service Month. This year’s theme is “Sigaw ng
Lingkod Bayani: Malasakit para sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani, at Kalikasan”.
As the lead agency of the month-long celebration, the Civil
Service Commission (CSC) promises treats and discounts for government employees
The SM Store and SM Appliance Center offer 10% and 5%
discounts respectively on regular-priced items for a minimum purchase of
two-thousand pesos (P2,000). Promo period is from September 23 to 25, 2016
(Friday to Sunday) in all SM Stores and SM Appliance Centers nationwide.
Star City offers its Ride-All-You-Can ticket for only P280
each (from its original price of P450) for government employees and three (3)
of their family members. Promo period is September 2 to 4, 9 to 11, and 16 to
Manila Ocean Park also offers discounted rates on its
attraction packages: Corporate Signature package (P400) includes Oceanarium,
Symphony Evening Show, Sharks and Rays Dry Encounter, Sea Lion Show, Jellies
Exhibit, Trails to Antartica or World of Creepy Crawlies; Sea Breeze Express
package (P600) adds Birds of Prey Kingdom, All-star Bird Show, Penguin Talk
Show, Fish Spa, and Back of the House; Encounters also have discounted rates
for Sharks and Rays Full Body Encounter (P499), Mermaid Experience (P299), Sea
Lion Trainer (P699), and Aquanaut (P490). While selling period is only up
to September 30, 2016, ticket validity is until December 15, 2016.
Public servants may avail of 20% discount on selected
products and services in all branches of INKRITE Ink Refilling Station until
September 30, 2016. A 20% discount is also available on selected products and
services of Great Image until December 15, 2016.
Chopstop, Sisig Society, and Adobo Connection offer free
iced tea for dine-in civil servants.
CSC reminds all civil servants to present their valid
government ID or GSIS ID upon availing the said perks. For more details on the
Philippine Civil Service Anniversary celebration, government employees are advised
to check www.csc.gov.ph/pcsa2016.